Selection out of more than 45 studies composed by

Marcel Joseph Lamare

(France, Alençon 14.1.1856 - 24.11.1937 Paris)

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Marcel Lamare is also well known for his big collection of Studies.

On ChesscomposerBlogspot we can read:

Marcel Lamare was also known as “Amateur de l'Ex-U.A.A.A.R.”.

His obituary can be found in “La Stratégie” décembre 1937, for which he was a regular contributor.
Alain Pallier wrote an article about Marcel Lamare’s remarkable collection of 12,000 endgame studies in EG 121 pg 870-871.
In this article he estimated: “Taking into account the identified lacunae,
it may not be over-optimistic to conjecture that Lamare's 12,000 form 80% of the cumulative world production of studies by the year 1937.”

On the French website Heritage des Echecs Francais you may find more about him.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).