A Treatise on the Game of Chess: Containing Games of Odds, Various Openings of Even Games, Different Methods of Winning and Drawing the Game. Also, Numerous Critical Situations on Diagrams. To which are Added, the Art of Playing Without Seeing the Board, and an Account of the Most Celebrated Chess Players of His Time. First Published in 1617, by D. Pietro Carrera. Tr. from the Italian, with Additional Notes and Remarks by W. Lewis
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3rd sq 4th sq adversary Bishop's Pawn CHAPTER checks 12 draw the game K. B. checks K. B. fourth sq K. B. fourth square K. B. Pawn K. B. second sq K. B. square K. B. takes K. B. third sq K. B. third square K. B. to adv K. B. to Q K. B. to Q. B. K. P. at adv K. P. one square King at adv King's Pawn Knight's Pawn Pawn checkmates Pawn's own square play Q play Q. B. P. play Q. P. Q. B. P. one square Q. B. P. takes Q. B. P. two squares Q. B. second square Q. P. two squares Queen's Pawn Rook at adv Rook's Pawn square 11 square 9 square and checkmates square and checks square K. B. P. square Kt square Q. P. square square take the Pawn takes Kt takes Q White gives White to win