By E.; Ranken, Rev. C. E. Freeborough

Chess Openings, historical and sleek: revised and corrected as much as the current time from the simplest professionals through E. Freeborough and Rev. C. E. Ranken. moment variation, 1897.

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7 Q x P, KKt-K2 If 5 P-KKt4, P-KR4 If 4 B-Kt5, P x KP 5BxKt, QPxB; 6 Kt x P, Q-Kt4 + 7B-Q3, P-KKt3 + variation. , P-Q3 was given by E. Morphy. (3) Dr. Schmidt's 6 KtxP, PxKt; 7 BxKtch, PxB; 8 Q-R5ch, K-Q2; If 5 B-QKt5, PxKP; 11 Q-B5ch, K-K2 drawn by perpetual 10 Q-Kt5ch, K-Q2 9 Q-B5ch, K-K2 10 P x P, Q-Q4 KK2 9 B-Kt5ch, Kt-B3 11 B-R4, B-R3 and check or 8 If 4 (2) 8KtxKP,BxKt; ; 1 ; . the Pawn QB3 ; is a disadvantage to White. Mr. Fraser continues by 14 Q-QB4ch (5) Or 6 7 Q-Kt3, P-B3. B-Q2 PxP The Handbuch plays 8 .

C. E. ) (2) ... Kt-B3 is better. ,BxKt; (3) If 10 BxBP, 11 (4) 18 P-B4, 0-0 . , Q-KB4 11 B-Ktsq followed by ; 12 B-QKt5, Q-Q4 &c. , (if B x Kt, P x B . Q-Q3; 13 C. B. ); P-QR4 (5) If 8 . , Kt-KB3 the same position may be brought about in the French Defence with Black to move. , P-B4; 10 Kt-B3. B-QKt5; 10BxKt,BxB; Mr. Steinitz continues by 10 , Kt x Kt, to White's advantage. Mr. ,Kt-Kt5. . Initiating (7) 11Q-R4, B-Q2; 12 11 Kt-B3, B-Kt5; (8) If C E. an advance with the Pawns on Queen's side.

B. ); P-QR4 (5) If 8 . , Kt-KB3 the same position may be brought about in the French Defence with Black to move. , P-B4; 10 Kt-B3. B-QKt5; 10BxKt,BxB; Mr. Steinitz continues by 10 , Kt x Kt, to White's advantage. Mr. ,Kt-Kt5. . Initiating (7) 11Q-R4, B-Q2; 12 11 Kt-B3, B-Kt5; (8) If C E. an advance with the Pawns on Queen's side. If 10 12 B-QKt5, Kt-QKtsq; 13 Kt-K5+. (M. C. ) BxP! ), P-QKt3; ... to relieve Black's game. ) (9) If QxP+. 9 P-B5, P-QKt3 (M. C. ) ; 10 P-QKt4 ? , P-QR4 11 ; P x KtP, BP x P : 12 P x P, P-B3 providing a retreat for the Bishop in case of 9 P-B5 Salvioli (10) Or 8 continues by 9 Q-Kt3, and the Handbuch by 9 Q-B2.

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