A Selection of Games at Chess, Actually Played by Philidor and His Contemporaries: Now First Published from the Original Manuscripts ; with Notes and Additions
Sherwood, Gilbert, & Piper, 1835 - Chess - 110 pages
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attacks Kt attacks Q Atwood the Pawn B.takes Bishop Black Bourdonnais Bowdler the Pawn Castles check with Q corner covers extra Pawns Gambit gives Count Bruhl giving the Pawn interposes K. B. eighth K. B. fifth K. B. P. takes K. B. P. two sq K. B. second K. B. sq K. B. takes K. B. third K. B. to Q K. B. to Q. B. K. P. advances K. P. f K. P. moves K. P. one sq K. P. two sq K. R. checks Pawn and move PAWN AND THREE Philidor gives Count Philidor plays Q. B. fourth Q. B. P. advances Q. B. P. one sq Q. B. seventh Q. R. P. moves retake Rook for Pawn second player sixth square takes K. P. takes K. R. P. takes P. B. takes takes P. K. Kt takes Q three moves Verdoni gives Count Wilson wins the game
Page viii - Bruce, to rule the fight, And cry — " Saint Andrew and our right !" Another sight had seen that morn, • From Fate's dark book a leaf been torn, And Flodden had been Bannockbourne...
Page viii - The Games of the Match at Chess played by the London and Edinburgh Chess Clubs between the years 1824 and 1828, with numerous variations and remarks. 8vo, bds., 2s. 6d. 1828 „ „ A series of Progressive Lessons on the Game of Chess...
Page 112 - A Selection of games at Chess, actually played by Philidor and his Contemporaries ; now first published from the original manuscripts with notes and additions.
Page 85 - KP two squares 2 K. Kt. to B. third 3 KB to QB fourth 4 QBP one square , 5 QP two squares 6 P.
Page 55 - M.) 1. P. to K. fourth 2. P. to KB fourth 3. K. Kt. to B. third 4. KB to QB fourth 5.
Page 55 - K. Kt. fourth 9. KB to Q. Kt. third 10. Q. Kt. to Q. second 11. KRP one 12. QB to K. third 13. KBP two 14. QBP one 15. QBP takes P. 16. Q. to KB second 17. K. Kt. to K. second 18. Castles on K. side 19. K. Kt. to Kt. third 20.
Page ix - A selection of curious and entertaining games at Chess, that have been actually played.
Page ix - Remarks on the Report of the Committee of the Edinburgh Chess Club, containing the Games of the Match at Chess played between the London & Edinburgh Chess Clubs.