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An easy introduction to the game of chess :
containing one hundred examples of games and a great variety of critical situations and conclusions ; including the whole of Philidor's analysis with copious selections from stamma, the calabrois, &c. /
Arranged on a new plan with instructions for learners; rendering a complete knowledge of that scientific game perfectly easy of attainment. ; to which are added Caissa, a poem by Sir William Jones ; the morals of chess by Dr. Franklin ; chess and whist compared ; anecodotes respecting chess and chess-players, &c.



Related Names: Franklin, Benjamin 1706-1790., Jones, William Sir 1746-1794., Philidor, F. D. 1726-1795.
Language(s): English
Published: Philadelphia : H. C. Carey & I. Lea, and Abraham Small, 1824.
Subjects: Chess.
Note: Bound in leather; stamped in red and gold.
Physical Description: [1]-267 [1] p. ; 17.4 cm.
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