Franklin

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.

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Philadelphia : H. C. Carey & I. Lea, and Abraham Small, 1824.
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[1]-267 [1] p. ; 17.4 cm.
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Subjects:
Chess.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Gift: Mrs. Joseph Wood.
Contributor:
Philidor, F. D. (Franc╠žois Danican), 1726-1795.
Jones, William, 1746-1794.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
OCLC:
3252237