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Chess History and Reminiscences

by H. E. Bird

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess,
  • Chess - General,
  • Games,
  • Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords,
  • Games/Puzzles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11646234M
    ISBN 101404344179
    ISBN 109781404344174

    "Chess History and Reminiscences" by H. E. Bird. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be : Good Press. This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately pages of information about Chess History and Reminiscences. Print Word PDF. The accounts of the Hindu Chaturanga (which means game of “four angas,” four armies, or “four species of forces,” in the native language, Hasty-aswa-ratha-padatum, signifying elephants, horses.

    Chess Notes Archives. Edward Winter ‘A forum for aficionados to discuss all matters relating to the Royal Pastime’ was the description of Chess Notes in its first issue (January-February ), and until the series ran as a bimonthly periodical (C.N. items ). It resumed publication in as a syndicated column in many languages around the world (C.N.s ). Chess Strategy Edward Lasker downloads; The Exploits and Triumphs, in Europe, of Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion Frederick Milnes Edge 70 downloads; Chess and Checkers: The Way to Mastership. Polish (Polish) Edward Lasker 65 downloads; Chess History and Reminiscences H. E. Bird 51 downloads; Chess and Checkers: the Way to Mastership .

    Chess History Larry C Morris NYTimes at the Manhattan Chess Club in , a crowd gathered around a speed match between Bobby Fischer (left) and Andrew Soltis. A Story of Chess (Especially in America) Chess originated from the two-player Indian war game, Chatarung, which dates back to A.D. In A.D, chess spread to Europe by Persian traders. Chess History and Reminiscences Henry Edward Bird s of chess for the 19th century certainly merit more notice than my space admits of. After Philidor who died in , and his immediate successors Verdoni and E. Sarratt, W. Lewis, G.


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chess history and reminiscences: concerning the origin of chess A not unfair criterion is afforded of the long prevailing and continued misconception as to the origin of chess, by the lack of knowledge regarding early records as to its history exhibited in the literature of last century, and the press and magazine articles of this even to the.

Written by one the best players himself, Chess history and reminiscences is a beautiful account of the development of the game and its Chess History and Reminiscences book history.

Henry Bird has provided a simple story of the game and his love for it comes out very naturally in the style of writing. A good book for chess enthusiasts. Written by one the best players himself, Chess history and reminiscences is a beautiful account of the development of the game and its brief history.

Henry Bird has provided a simple story of the game and his love for it comes out very naturally in the style of writing. A /5(30). Written by one the best players himself, Chess history and reminiscences is a beautiful account of the development of the game and its brief history.

Henry Bird has provided a simple story of the game and his love for it comes out very naturally in the style of writing. A Reviews: Chess History and Reminiscences. Henry Edward Bird. 5 (1 Review) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. A very good book about the chess masters of the 19th century. Primarily focusing 5/5(1). Written by one the best players himself, Chess history and reminiscences is a beautiful account of the development of the game and its brief history.

Henry Bird has provided a simple story of the game and his love for it comes out very naturally in the style of writing. A good book for chess enthusiasts/5(32). PREFACE This little work is but a condensation and essence of a much larger one, containing the result of what can be discovered concerning the origin and history of chess, combined with some of my own reminiscences of 46 years past both of chess play and its exponents, dating back to the yearthe 18th of Simpson's, 9 years after the death of A.

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Written by one the best players himself, Chess history and reminiscences is a beautiful account of the development of the game and its brief history. Henry Bird has provided a simple story of the game and his love for it comes out very naturally in the style of writing.

A /5(33). Chess History and Reminiscences. Henry Edward Bird. 8 Ratings; Publisher Description. Of all the claims which have been advanced to the invention and origin of chess, that of the Hindu Game the Chaturanga is the most ancient, and its accounts contain the earliest allusion worthy of serious notice to anything partaking of the principles and /5(8).

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Keene. It is an amazing collection of games, from different periods and very different in character, one from as early as The games were also featured in a Thames Television series. James. Henry Edward Bird (frontispiece to his book Chess History and Reminiscences).

C.N. quoted Charles Tomlinson from pages of the February BCM: ‘Few men will admit the superiority of an opponent, and he who loses finds generally something in himself to account for defeat; or, as Löwenthal once remarked to me, “He always has a doctor’s certificate in his.

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For the book by H. Murray, see A History of Chess. Real-size resin reproductions of the 12th-century Lewis chessmen. Top row: king, queen, and bishop. Bottom row: knight, rook, and pawn. The history of chess can be traced back nearly years, although the earliest origins are uncertain.

The earliest predecessor of the game probably. Chess and Checkers: The Way to Mastership, by Edward Lasker (Gutenberg text) Chess History and Reminiscences, by H. Bird (Gutenberg text) Chess Made Easy (English edition (title page missing), ca. ), by Gioachino Greco (page images at HathiTrust) Chess Strategy, by Edward Lasker, trans.

by J. Du Mont (Gutenberg text). Chess History and Reminiscences H. Bird. Reprint of the book on the history and play of the game of chess. Categories: History. Year: Publisher: Archibald Press Language: english Pages: ISBN ISBN File: PDF. Chess History and Reminiscences/Chapter 2.

critic and author. Considerations of his book on the openings. Notes on his general play, and conduct of the game, &c., are dealt with in review of Modern Chess Instructor. Few chess masters could excel Mr. Bird in rapid survey of position and in the formation and execution of surprising.

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