Studies of Chess; Containing Caissa, a Poem Volume 1

Studies of Chess; Containing Caissa, a Poem Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1805 edition. Excerpt: ...knight at the white 'queen's bishop's 4th square. 35. W. The knight at the black king's rook's 4th square. B. The King's rook gives check. 36. W. The bishop covers the check. B. The Knight at the white queen's 2d. 37. W. King's pawn gives check. B. The King at his knight's 3d. (z) $ 38. W. King's bishop's pawn 1 square. B. The rook at his king's bishop's square. 39. W. The knight gives check at the 4th square of his king's bishop. B. The king at his knight's 2d square. Notes. (y) Here is an example of the above note: if your bishop ran black, your adversary's king might insinuate between your two pawns. (z) As the king may retire to his bishop's square, we will make it the subject of a.second back game. W. The 40. W. The bishop at the black king's rook 4th square. B. Plays any where: the white pushes to queen. FIRST BACK GAME, TO THE FIRST PARTTT, On the Twelfth Move of the Black. 12. W. The pawn takes the pawn. B. King's bishop takes the queen's bishop. 13. W. The queen takes the bishop. B. Queen's bishop at his king's 3d square. 14. W. King's knight at his king's bishop's 4th square. B. The queen at her king's 2d. 15. W. The knight takes the bishop. B. The queen takes the knight..W. W. The king castles with his rook. B. Queen's knight at his queen's 2d square. 17. W. King's bishop's pawn 2 squares. B. King's knight's pawn 1 square. 18. W. King's rook's pawn 1 square. B. King's knight at his 2d square. W. King's 19. W. King's knight's pawn 2 squares. B. Queen's bishop's pawn 1 square. 2U W. The knight at his king's 2d square. B. Queen's pawn 1 square. 21. W. The queen at her 2d square. B. Queen's knight at his 3d square. 22. W. The knight at his king's knight's 3d square. B. Queen's knight at his queen's 4th square. 23. W. Queen's rook...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 46 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 100g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236507444
  • 9781236507440