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Years covered: 1897
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(born Nov-11-1880, died Nov-06-1968, 87 years old) Sweden
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|Gustaf Alfred Gabriel Collijn was a younger brother of chess patron Ludvig Collijn. Author, theatre director, and his whole life a chess enthusiast. Inspired by a trip to Europe (Vienna) in 1896, he and his brother authored Lärobok i Schack (Manual of Chess) (1898) which with its later editions became a standard work for Scandinavian players (notably the 1921 ed. with its 541 pages). A celebrity at every major chess event in Sweden.|
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| page 1 of 1; one game
|1. G Collijn vs A Rosendahl
|| ||½-½||68||1897||Nordic Congress 1st||D08 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit|
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