Here's a few more of the small pamplets/books.
The Tactical Grob By Claude Bloodgood
51 pages on 1. g4
A very interesting book.
Remember The Mac Cutcheon By James Eade
86 pages on the author's personal experiences/analysis of 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Bb4 !? A main line opening with some games/explanations by a NM who uses it exclusively.
Nimzovich Attack The Norfolk Gambits By Claude Bloodgood
99 pages on 1. Nf3 d5 2. b3 c5 3. e4 and 2. ... Nf6 3. Bb2 c5 4. e4 ?!
The Anti-Dutch Spike By NM Alan Watson
112 pages on g4 gambits in the Dutch Defense
The Real American Wilkes-Barre By Kenneth Williams
58 pages on 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Nf6 4. Ng5 Bc5
Pre-computer analysis. The lines are a real thrill to play through.
The Futuristic Chess Opening By Santasiere
43 pages on 1. Nf3 d5 2. b4 Games and analysis.
A Modern Approach To Bird's Opening By Picket
28 pages on Bird's Opening for White . I paid $1
Trends Pamplets ... Little 42 page game collections in openings.
For example, Trends in The Smith Morra Gambit Vol 2 By Regan & Lalic
100 games of modern practice on 38 pages
The Myers Openings Bulletin
A nice little magazine/pamplet that used to come out regularly.
It included history of openings, unorthodox opening analysis, book reviews, and many more entertaining things.
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit World Magazine
Interesting magazines/pamplets with analysis and reader's games.
Chess Hammers By ChessCo (Thinker's Press)
Little printed papers on rare/unusual variations.
Only about 3-4 pages each.
Scholar's Mate Attack: What They Didn't Teach You In School
By Tim Sawyer 1.e4 e5 2. Qh5 ! ... more entertainment than educational.
Where have all these fun little pamplets gone. What happened to them? It seems like nowadays opening books are just database games printed out.
Where did they go?
I want to know.