Joseph Henry Blackburne (1841-1924) was Britain's greatest chess player before the late 20th century. Tim Harding's major biography and game collection about him will be published by McFarland (hardback and e-book) later this summer. We are half way through proof reading.
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Meanwhile, have you read Eminent Victorian Chess Players yet?
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