What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
The History of Chess: From the Time of the Early Invention of the Game in ...
No preview available - 2018
adversary's adverse King alluded appears Arabian Arabic army Asiatic assertion Bishop Black Brahmans Burmha Byzantine Caliph called Camel capture Castle century chapter Chariot Chaturaji Chaturanga checkmate Chess Player's Chronicle Chess-board Chess-players Chessmen Chinese colour court diagonally diagram dice drawn game Elephant Essay Europe Farz Farzin Firdausi four Frederic Madden game of Chaturanga game of Chess give Greek Hindus honour Horse Hyde India infer invented King's Knight language Lastly Latin latter Ludus Latrunculorum mate means mediaeval game merely moves and powers Naushirawan odds Oriental origin of Chess original passage Pawn period Persian pieces played player Prince probable Queen reader received the game reign respecting Rook Rukh sage Sanskrit Saracens Sassa Shah Shahnama Shatranj Ship side Sir William Jones suppose term throw-board Timur tion translation victory Vineae Wazir White word writers Yudhishthira