Selection of studies composed by 

Joseph Edmund Peckover

(England, 15.11.1896- USA, 16.4.1982)

Joseph Peckover was the best known American chess composer in the early 20th century.
He was born in England but emigrated to New York in 1921.
He was the endgame editor for the American Chess Quarterly from 1961 to 1965.

More information about him can be found on German Wikipedia, ChesscomposersBlogspot and an interesting article on BDS.


(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) ).