Gokyo Seimyo

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Chinese: 棋经精妙 (qí jīng jīng miào)
Japanese: 碁經精妙
Korean: 기경정묘

Gokyo Seimyo (碁經精妙 Gokyō Seimyō, Best of the Go Classics) is a classic, 4-volume series written by Hayashi Genbi in 1835. He intended it as a sequel to Gokyo Shumyo.

  • Vol. 1 - 197 joseki diagrams
  • Vol. 2 - 153 endgame problems
  • Vol. 3 - 144 problems titled "tesuji inside territories" (界中生手)
  • Vol. 4 - 22 Chinese games of famous Qing dynasty players

The original volumes (no solutions) may be viewed online at [ext] Waseda University.

1906 edition with solutions may be viewed at Japanese National Diet Library [ext] here

John Fairbairn's article at [ext] New in Go (Iss. 28).

Gokyo Seimyo last edited by PJTraill on November 7, 2018 - 20:03
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