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    French Defense

    Year of Publication
    1993 2014 1993 to 2014
    Author(s)
    1. Andreas Tazermiadianos (1)
    2. Andrew Soltis (1)
    3. Branimir Maksimovic (1)
    4. Byron Jacobs (2)
    5. Cyrus Lakdawala (1)
    6. Dejan Antic (1)
    7. Denis Yevseev (1)
    8. Emanuel Berg (2)
    9. Eric Schiller (1)
    10. Eric Schiller (1)
    11. John Watson (5)
    12. Neil McDonald (2)
    13. Nikita Vitiugov (1)
    14. Sam Collins (1)
    15. Simon Williams (3)
    16. Steffen Pedersen (1)
    17. Steve Giddins (3)
    18. Viacheslav Eingorn (1)
    19. Viktor Moskalenko (1)
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    Chess Notation Type
    1. FAN - Figurine (13)
    2. AN - Algebraic (10)
    Topics
    1. Opening (1)
    Popular Book Series
    1. Dangerous Weapons (3)
    2. Move by Move (4)
    3. Starting Out (2)
    Host
    1. GM Damien Lemos (1)
    2. GM Jesse Kraai (4)
    3. GM Nick Pert (1)
    4. GM Nigel Davies (2)
    5. GM Roman Dzinzichashvili (2)
    6. GM Rustam Kasimdzhanov (3)
    7. GM Sergei Tiviakov (1)
    8. GM Simon Williams (3)
    9. GM Susan Polgar (6)
    10. GM Victor Bologan (1)
    11. IM Andrew Martin (8)
    12. IM Ari Ziegler (1)
    13. IM John Watson (2)
    14. IM Sam Collins (1)
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      **PRE-ORDER** The Classical French - Move by Move
      Catalog Code: B0397EM

      In this book, International Master Cyrus Lakdawala invites you to join him in studying the French Defence, Classical Variation, which is a popular choice among chess players of all levels. Lakdawala examines in detail the important and commonly played lines, including the Steinitz, McCutcheon and Burn Variations. Using illustrative games and drawing on his own experience with the opening, he explains the main positional and tactical ideas for both sides, provides answers to all the key questions and tells you everything you need to know about successfully playing the Classical French.
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      **PRE-ORDER** The Classical French - Move by Move

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      1. e6 - A Solid Repertoire Against 1. d4 and 1. e4 - Nigel Davies
      Catalog Code: WIN0231CB

      Many players struggle to find solid openings to play as Black, especially if they have relatively little time to study theory. This DVD addresses this problem, presenting a solid and easy to learn Black repertoire against White’s two main opening moves, 1.e4 and 1.d4.
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      1. e6 - A Solid Repertoire Against 1. d4 and 1. e4 - Nigel Davies

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      A Rock-Solid Chess Opening Repertoire for Black
      The French Connection - Winning Ways with 1. e4 e6 and 1. d4 e6
      Catalog Code: B0180GB

      In this book, Grandmaster Eingorn shows that it is possible both to play solidly, and to take White out of his comfort zone. He recommends ideas and move-orders that are a little off the beaten track, but which he has very carefully worked out over many years of his own practice.
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      A Rock-Solid Chess Opening Repertoire for Black

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      A System Against the French - Chess Lecture - Volume 89
      Recommended for Intermediate - Advanced Players
      Catalog Code: DVD0089CL

      GM Jesse Kraai, an expert on the French defense, demonstrates and gives excellent advice on how to deal with multiple variations of the French including Classical, MacCutcheon, Winawer, Burn and Rubinstein.
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      A System Against the French - Chess Lecture - Volume 89

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      a6/b5 Against the French Steinitz - Chess Lecture - Volume 75
      Catalog Code: DVD0075CL

      The Steinitz is a variation for white against the French Defense . The Steinitz is an attacking scheme in particular against the Classical Variation of the French Defense. Here GM Jesse Kraai gives a clear explanation of the plans for black and the pitfalls to avoidRecommended for Intermediate Players
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      a6/b5 Against the French Steinitz - Chess Lecture - Volume 75

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      Attacking Chess - The French
      A Dynamic Repertoire For Black
      Catalog Code: B0325EM

      This will prove ideal for players who like to seize the initiative and cause problems for their opponents from the outset. Williams' recommendations in the French are based on his own repertoire which he has successfully employed at Grandmaster level.
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      Attacking Chess - The French

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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 1
      Catalog Code: WIN0142CB

      In his DVD series on Beating the French Vol. 1, Rustam Kasimdzhanov presents a promising White repertoire based upon 3.Nc3.
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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 1

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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 2
      Catalog Code: WIN0143CB

      In his DVD series on the French Defence, Rustam Kasimdzhanov presents a promising White repertoire based upon 3.Nc3
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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 2

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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 3
      Catalog Code: WIN0144CB

      In his DVD series on the French Defence, Rustam Kasimdzhanov presents a promising White repertoire based on 3.Nc3.
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      BEATING THE FRENCH - Rustam Kasimdzhanov - VOLUME 3

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      Crushing White - The French Defense - EMPIRE CHESS
      Catalog Code: DVD0003EP

      The French Defense is one of the most powerful weapons for black against 1. e4, based on an incredibly solid positional foundation that guarantees a minimum of fighting equality if not more for black from the opening. In the chess DVD ¨Crushing White – The French Defense¨ GM Damian Lemos shares his years of experience and intimate knowledge of the French Defense with the help of presenter FM Will Stewart. GM Lemos is one of the world`s leading experts on the French Defense and has effectively employed this chess opening at the higher levels for many years. This chess DVD teaches viewers the fundamentals of this solid opening system and progresses to deeper ideas that Lemos has researched and often used in his own games.
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      Crushing White - The French Defense - EMPIRE CHESS

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      Dangerous Weapons - French
      Dazzle Your Opponents!
      Catalog Code: B0190EM

      In Dangerous Weapons: The French, International Master John Watson takes a revolutionary look at one of the most famous and widely-played chess openings: the French Defence. Instead of travelling down well-trodden and analyzed paths, Watson concentrates on fresh or little-explored variations of the French, selecting a wealth of "dangerous" options for both colours. Whether playing White or Black, a study of this book will leave you confident and fully-armed, and your opponents running for cover!
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      Dangerous Weapons - French

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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 101 - Adventures in the Main Line Winawer
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0101FX

      With the resurgence of the French Defence at all levels of chess play, International Master Andrew Martin is proud to offer a 3 disk mini-series on the most critical lines which will help the Black player form a successful and effective repertoire.
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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 101 - Adventures in the Main Line Winawer

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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 102 - A French Repertoire in the Tarrasch and Advance Variations
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0102FX

      With the resurgence of the French Defence at all levels of chess play, International Master Andrew Martin is proud to offer a 3 disk mini-series on the most critical lines which will help the Black player form a successful and effective repertoire.
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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 102 - A French Repertoire in the Tarrasch and Advance Variations

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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 24 - French 1
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0024FX

      This video presents a complete system for Black against 1.e4. French expert GM Daniel King considers the Advance Variation (3.e5), the Exchange Variation (3.exd5), the King's Indian Attack (2.d3), and recommends a dynamic line that can be played against 3.Nc3 or 3.Nd2, that is 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 (or 3.Nd2) Nf6 4.e5 Ne4!
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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 24 - French 1

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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 25 - French 2
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0025FX

      In the second of his two videos on the French, GM Daniel King takes a more detailed look at 3.Nd2 and 3.Nc3. Against each move King recommends his own favorite systems and in addition reveals secret weapons employed by his grandmaster colleagues!
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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 25 - French 2

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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 33 - McCutcheon French
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0033FX

      This is a repertoire for Black. Forget those over-analyzed lines of the Winawer and Classical French that are now at virtual saturation point. Today's treatment of the McCutcheon (1.e4 e6 2.d5 d5 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Bb4) guarantees uncompromising positions, perfectly tailored to playing for a win with Black. IM Andrew Martin presents the original ideas of the modern McCutcheon.
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      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 33 - McCutcheon French

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      E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 90 - New Revelations for B&W in The Burn-Morozevich Variation Of The French Defence
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0090RM

      On this DVD the Roman Rybka team brings to you a detailed analysis on the Burn - Morozevich variation of the French Defence. The analysis creates a new way for Black and White to play. Roman will show you newly discovered tactical and positional lines for both sides.
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      E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 90 - New Revelations for B&W in The Burn-Morozevich Variation Of The French Defence

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      E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 11 - Mastering The French - PART 1
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0011SP

      On this 3 Part DVD series, Susan Polgar will share with you her experiences, exciting battles, and won games from the first opening she ever learned at the early age of 4. Although the French can be complex, the main benefit is there are not many long and forceful lines compared to other openings.
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      E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 11 - Mastering The French - PART 1

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      E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 12 - Mastering The French - PART 2
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0012SP

      On this 3 Part DVD series Susan Polgar will share with you her experiences, exciting battles, and won games from the first opening she ever learned at the early age of 4. Although the French can be complex, the main benefit is there are not many long and forceful lines compared to other openings.
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      E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 12 - Mastering The French - PART 2

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      E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 13 - Mastering The French - PART 3
      Catalog Code: E-DVD0013SP

      On this 3 Part DVD series Susan Polgar will share with you her experiences, exciting battles, and won games from the first opening she ever learned at the early age of 4. Although the French can be complex, the main benefit is there are not many long and forceful lines compared to other openings.
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      E-DVD WINNING CHESS THE EASY WAY - VOLUME 13 - Mastering The French - PART 3

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      EBOOK - Attacking Chess - The French
      A Dynamic Repertoire For Black
      Catalog Code: E-B0325EM

      This will prove ideal for players who like to seize the initiative and cause problems for their opponents from the outset. Williams' recommendations in the French are based on his own repertoire which he has successfully employed at Grandmaster level.
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      EBOOK - Attacking Chess - The French

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      EBOOK - Dangerous Weapons - French
      Dazzle Your Opponents!
      Catalog Code: E-B0190EM

      In Dangerous Weapons: The French, International Master John Watson takes a revolutionary look at one of the most famous and widely-played chess openings: the French Defence. Instead of travelling down well-trodden and analyzed paths, Watson concentrates on fresh or little-explored variations of the French, selecting a wealth of "dangerous" options for both colours. Whether playing White or Black, a study of this book will leave you confident and fully-armed, and your opponents running for cover!
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      EBOOK - Dangerous Weapons - French

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      EBOOK - French Advance
      Catalog Code: E-B0162EM

      The Advance Variation is a popular and direct way of meeting the ultra-solid French Defence. Very early on in the game White opts to fix the pawn structure and establishes a genuine space advantage, upon which he later hopes to mount a serious attack. This method of playing against the French Defence has become a firm favourite amongst uncompromising Grandmasters such as Alexei Shirov, England's Nigel Short and the rising star in Russia, Alexander Grischuk.In this book, opening expert Sam Collins explains the strategies and tactics of this dynamic opening, studying both the main lines as well as the more offbeat variations. Through the use of model games for both White and Black, he provides a thorough grounding in the key plans and ideas, so that readers can quickly and confidently begin to use the French Advance in their own games.
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      EBOOK - French Advance

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      EBOOK - How to Play Against 1. e4
      Catalog Code: E-B0174EM

      It's not easy finding a good opening to play against 1 e4, especially if you don't have endless time available to study the latest theoretical developments. If you choose fashionable openings, it's often a necessity to keep pace with modern theory if you want to succeed with Black. This book provides a solution. Neil McDonald advocates his favorite opening - the very popular French Defence - but chooses a repertoire for Black that requires only the minimum amount of move memorization.
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      EBOOK - How to Play Against 1. e4

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      EBOOK - Play the French - 4th EDITION
      Catalog Code: E-B0354EM

      The wait is over. Finally it's here... the much anticipated 4th edition of John Watson's Play the French – the must-have book for all French Defence players for over 20 years!
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      EBOOK - Play the French - 4th EDITION

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      EBOOK - Starting Out - The French
      Catalog Code: E-B0039EM

      The French is one of Black's soundest defences to 1 e4 and is very popular at all levels of chess. Club players enjoy its super-solid structure, while at the top it's played by famous grandmasters such as Vishy Anand and the young Russian star Alexander Morozevich.
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      EBOOK - Starting Out - The French

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      EBOOK - The French Winawer - Move by Move
      Catalog Code: E-B0362EM

      This series provides an ideal platform to study chess openings. By continually challenging the reader to answer probing questions throughout the book, the Move by Move format greatly encourages the learning and practicing of vital skills just as much as the traditional assimilation of opening knowledge.
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      EBOOK - The French Winawer - Move by Move

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      Fighting the French
      A New Concept
      Catalog Code: B0074EU

      Nowadays the French Defence 1...e6 is one of the most popular openings in response to 1.e4. I'd like to suggest a new concept of combating it. White plays 2.d4 d5 3.Nd2 and then deploys his pieces according to the scheme Ngf3, Bd3, c3, 0-0, against almost anything that Black may play. This will usually lead to exchanges in the centre and the appearance of an isolated queen's pawn for White.
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      Fighting the French

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      Fit for the French - Victor Bologan
      Catalog Code: WIN0239CB

      On­ th­is­ DV­D V­ik­tor Bologa­n­ pre­s­e­n­ts­ h­is­ re­pe­rtoire­ a­ga­in­s­t th­e­ Fre­n­ch­ De­fe­n­ce­.
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      Fit for the French - Victor Bologan

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      Four Gambits to Beat the French
      Catalog Code: CB0086CD

      Four Gambits to Beat the French
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      Four Gambits to Beat the French

      Regular Price: $12.95

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 101 - Adventures in the Main Line Winawer
      Catalog Code: DVD0101FX

      With the resurgence of the French Defence at all levels of chess play, International Master Andrew Martin is proud to offer a 3 disk mini-series on the most critical lines which will help the Black player form a successful and effective repertoire.
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 101 - Adventures in the Main Line Winawer

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 102 - A French Repertoire in the Tarrasch and Advance Variations
      Catalog Code: DVD0102FX

      With the resurgence of the French Defence at all levels of chess play, International Master Andrew Martin is proud to offer a 3 disk mini-series on the most critical lines which will help the Black player form a successful and effective repertoire.
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 102 - A French Repertoire in the Tarrasch and Advance Variations

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 150 - White Repertoire Against The French, Caro-Kann, and Alekhine
      Catalog Code: DVD0150FX

      Volume Three completes Martin's new "Winning Repertoire Series for White - 1.e4", which outlines a complete repertoire system for the first player, built around the King's Pawn opening. Here IM Martin demonstrates an easy to learn repertoire against the French, Caro-Kann and Alekhine Defense. After 1.e4 e6 we continue 2.d4 d5 3.exd5, having mastered the Exchange Variation; if 1.e4 c6 then 2.Nc3 d5 3.Nf3 (the Two Knights) and 1.e4 Nf6 meets the solid 2.e5 Nd5 3.d4 d6 4.Be2 with a position of iron.
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 150 - White Repertoire Against The French, Caro-Kann, and Alekhine

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 154 - The Classical French
      Catalog Code: DVD0154FX

      The French Defence is both a Dynamic and Solid Opening Repertoire for Black. IM Andrew Martin presents the material in a simple and easy-to-learn format.
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 154 - The Classical French

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 24 - French 1
      Catalog Code: DVD0024FX

      This video presents a complete system for Black against 1.e4. French expert GM Daniel King considers the Advance Variation (3.e5), the Exchange Variation (3.exd5), the King's Indian Attack (2.d3), and recommends a dynamic line that can be played against 3.Nc3 or 3.Nd2, that is 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 (or 3.Nd2) Nf6 4.e5 Ne4!
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 24 - French 1

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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 25 - French 2
      Catalog Code: DVD0025FX

      In the second of his two videos on the French, GM Daniel King takes a more detailed look at 3.Nd2 and 3.Nc3. Against each move King recommends his own favorite systems and in addition reveals secret weapons employed by his grandmaster colleagues!
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      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 25 - French 2

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