What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
amateurs attack better game Bishop Bourdonnais British Chess Association capture Chess Club Chess players CHESS WORLD defence eighth check Evans Gambit fifth Kt fifth Q five moves fourth 11 fourth 20 fourth Q Giuoco Piano K. B. fifth check K. B. fourth Kt K. B. square K. B. third Kt mate in three Messrs Morphy P. B. to Q P. P. takes P.takes Philidor PHILIDOR DEFENCE piece play and mate position Problem Q. B. eighth Q. B. fourth Q. B. fourth check Q. B. second Q. B. third Q. R. to K. B. Q. R. to Q Rook second 11 second Kt second Q square 18 square 21 square check square Kt square Q Staunton Steinitz takes B. Q. takes takes K. B. P. check takes Kt takes P. B. takes Q takes Q. P. third 12 third Castles third check third Q three moves Tournament variation White plays White to play White wins
Page 4 - Chess Congress of 1862. A Collection of the Games played, and a Selection of the Problems sent in for the Competition. Edited by J. LOWENTHAL, Manager. "With an Account of the Proceedings, and a Memoir of the British Chess Association, by JW MEDLEY, Hon. Sec. 7*.
Page 66 - THREE children sliding on the ice, Upon a summer's day, As it fell out, they all fell in, The rest they ran away. Now had these children been at home, Or sliding on dry ground, Ten thousand pounds to one penny, They had not all been drown'd. You parents all that children have, And you that have got none ; If you would have them safe abroad, Pray keep them safe at home.
Page 220 - When a pawn has reached the eighth square, the player has the option of selecting a piece, whether such piece has been previously lost or not, whose name and powers it shall then assume, or of deciding that it shall remain a Pawn.
Page 14 - Bristol.) 1. P. to K. fourth 2. P. to KB fourth 3. Kt. to KB third 4. P. to KR fourth 5. Kt. to K. Kt. fifth 6. Kt. takes KBP 7.
Page 91 - ... must be decided by lot. In any series of games between the same players, at one sitting, each shall have the first move alternately in all the games, whether won or drawn. In an annulled game, the player who had the first move in that game shall move first in the next.
Page 70 - Chess. — ONE HUNDRED CHESS GAMES, played between Mr. J. F. Emmett and Mr. Vivian Fenton, during the Winter of 1864. Small 4to. sewed, pp. 60. Boulogne and London. 1865. 2s. Chess-Strategy. — A Collection of the Most Beautiful Chess Problems, composed by " JB, of Bridport," and contributed by him to the chief Chess Periodicals during the last fifteen years.
Page 91 - If a player make the first move in a game when it is not his turn to do so, the game must be annulled if the error has been noticed before both players have completed the fourth move.
Page 91 - If a player make a false move— that is, either by playing a man of his own to a square to which it cannot be legally moved, or by capturing an adverse man by a move which cannot be legally made — he must, at the choice of his opponent, and according to the case, either move his own man legally, capture the man legally, or move any other man legally movable.