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Author Agnel, Hyacinth R., 1779-1871.

Title The book of chess: containing the rudiments of the game, and elementary analyses of the most popular openings ; exemplified in games actually played by the greatest masters; including Staunton's analysis of the king's and queen's gambits, numerous positions and problems on diagrams, both original and selected; also a series of chess tales, with illustrations engraved from original designs ; the whole extracted and translated from the best sources / by H.R. Agnel.

Publication Info. New-York : D. Appleton & Co., 1857.


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Description 1 online resource (512 pages).
Series Chess anthology
Chess anthology.
BiblioBoard Core module.
Note Book, cloth, with cover design in gold of chess board with caption: White having to play can checkmate in 6 moves; frontispiece.
[10] pages of publisher's advertisements at end.
Original document: Book.
Summary This book includes analyses of several game openings and describes the relative strengths and weaknesses of different board positions.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Chess.
Added Author Staunton, Howard, 1810-1874.
Running Title Chess for winter evenings
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