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The incomparable game of chess,
developed after a new method of the greatest facility, from the first elements to the most scientific artifices of the game.
Tr. from the Italian of Dr. Ercole dal Rio, by J. S. Bingham. To which is prefixed an essay on the origin of the game, by Eyles Irwin.



Main Author: Ponziani, Domemico Lorenzo, 1719-1796.
Related Names: Irwin, Eyles 1751?-1817., Bingham, J. S. , tr., Rio, Ercole del fl. 1750, supposed author.
Language(s): English ; Italian
Published: London, J.J. Stockdale, 1820.
Subjects: Chess.
Note: Ponziani's work is here erroneously attributed to E. del Rio. cf. Antonius v.d. Linde, Quellenstudien zur geschichte des schachspiels; und Anton Schmid, Literatur des schachspiels.
Physical Description: xvi, [17]-340 p. incl. front. pl., diagrs. 21 cm.
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