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treatise on the game of chess.

Pietro Carrera

treatise on the game of chess.

Containing games of odds, various openings of even games, different methods of winning and drawing the game.

by Pietro Carrera

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Published by J.M. Richardson, and R. Triphook in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlso, numerous critical situations on diagrams. To which are added, the art of playing without seeing the board, and an account of the most celebrated chess players of his time. First published in 1617, by D. Pietro Carrera. Tr. from the Italian, with additional notes and remarks, by W. Lewis ...
    ContributionsLewis, William, d. 1855?
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1442 .C31
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 300 p.
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16783771M
    LC Control Number05023146

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The first book on chess authored by an American (and only the second chess book published in America), attributed to William Blasgrove, allegedly a cousin of the printer and afficionado of the game.

In his introductory comments, the author notes the difficulty of obtaining and then of understanding, the various treatises on chess and. A treatise on the game of chess by Greco, Gioachino.

Publication date Usage Public Domain Mark Topics Chess Publisher London, W. Simpkin and R. Marshall Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Princeton University Language English.

ix, [1], pages Addeddate Associated-names. Page xvi - He published at Paris in a small work containing a hundred situations or ends of games: many of these are very instructive, and ought to be known by every chess student: others, says Sarratt, there is every reason to believe, never occurred in the course of a game, and it may be doubted whether they could occur.

We may add that the same remark also applies to many of the chess. The title of this book, "The Mammoth Book of the World's Greatest Chess Games," may conjure the image of an oversized coffee table book or, more likely, a compendium of sensational chess games of the sort Irving Chernev and Fred Reinfeld used to write in a week or two, e.g., "1, Chess Brilliancies," chess entertainment on a par with America's Funniest Home Videos/5(71).

A Treatise on the Game of Chess: Containing the Games on Odds, from the Traite Des Amateurs; The Games of the Celebrated Anonymous Modenese; A Var [Cochrane, John] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A Treatise on the Game of Chess Volume 2 of A Treatise on the Game of Chess, J. Sarratt: Author: J. Sarratt: Publisher: Miller, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Many significant chess treatises, beginning with the earliest works, have included some analysis of the endgame. Lucena's book (c. ) concluded with examples of endgames and chess problems.

The second edition () of Philidor's Analyse du jeu des Échecs devoted 75 pages of analysis to various endgames. These included a number of theoretically important endings, such as rook and. SARRAT, Jacob Henry: A treatise on the game of chess containing a regular system of attack and defence, also numerous rules and examples, teaching the most approved method of playing pawns at the end of a game: to which is added a selection of critical and remarkable situations won or drawn by scientific moves.

New edition, revised and improved. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals Handbooks, manuals, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sarratt, J.H., Treatise on the game of chess.

Cogan published other works by Hoyle: A Short Treatise on the Game of Backgammon (), the curious An Artificial Memory for Whist (), and more short treatises on the games of piquet and chess () and quadrille ().

Cogan became bankrupt in and sold the Hoyle copyrights to Thomas Osborne, who published Hoyle's treatises with much more :England. item 3 A Treatise on the Game of Chess by William Lewis (English) Hardcover Book Free S - A Treatise on the Game of Chess by William Lewis (English) Hardcover Book Free S.

$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. After acquiring proficiency in chess tactics, and having gained exposure to the four primary principles of chess (Force, Time, Space and Pawn Stucture) introduced in Yasser Seirawan's "Play Winning Chess" (above), this is the book to begin your study of POSITIONAL CHESS - the essential foundation for playing chess at the highest levels.

When I was first starting out in chess, the book to own was “My System” by Aaron Nimzowitsch if you wanted to understand the finer points of positional play. He had words like “prophylaxis” and more words to describe variations of pawn chains like an Inuit has for snow.

This is because his treatise is. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Greco, Gioachino. Treatise on the game of chess. London, W. Simpkin and R. Marshall, (OCoLC) Despite its title, Caxton’s The Game and Playe of the Chesse does not, in fact, have much to say about a game or about playing it.

First printed inthen reprinted in with woodcuts added, it is instead a translation of Jacobus de Cessolis’ thirteenth-century political treatise, the Liber de moribus hominum et officiis nobilium ac popularium super ludo scachorum (The Book of the. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New.

A Short Treatise on the Game of Whist - Containing the Laws of the Game. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More. Born in Birmingham, William Lewis moved to London where he worked for a merchant. He became a student of chess player Jacob Sarratt.

In later years he showed himself to be very unkind to his old teacher. He said Sarratt's Treatise on the Game of Chess () was a "poorly written book". But in three years after Sarrat died, Lewis published.

Eight years later, ina third edition of A New Treatise on Chess was published and the book had very nearly doubled in size again, containing xvi, pages. This time the book was dedicated to Augusta Ada, Countess of Lovelace.

The twelve page preface is forthright and self-laudatory, but also inspirational in encouraging the popularity of the game. Gambling led Cardano to the study of probability, and he formulated some of the field's basic ideas more than a century before the better-known correspondence of Pascal and Fermat.

Published posthumously inthis volume had no direct influence on other early thinkers about probability but remains an important antecedent to later expressions of the science's tenets. The chess player's text book: an elementary treatise on the game of chess illustrated by numerous diagrams: specially designed for beginners and advanced students / (New York: Fitzgerald, c), by G.

H. D. Gossip (page images at HathiTrust).Books shelved as chess-games: Winning Chess Openings by Yasser Seirawan, Winning Chess Tactics, revised by Yasser Seirawan, Winning Chess Brilliancies by.Richardson Carolina Richardson Neil Leach ARC 6 September Introduction A Thousand Plateaus Outline Treatise On Nomadology—The War Machine In the overview of the chapter “Treatise on Nomadology-The War Machine” of the book “A Thousand Plateaus” the writer describes how the chess game has been used to represent the state whereas the nomad and smooth allowance relationship .