Howard Staunton by David N. Levy

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Published by The Chess Player in Nottingham .

Written in English

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  • England

Subjects:

  • Staunton, Howard, 1810-1874,
  • Chess players -- England -- Biography,
  • Chess -- Collections of games

Edition Notes

Book details

Statement[by] D. N. L. Levy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV1439.S78 L49
The Physical Object
Pagination3-142 p., [5] p. of plates :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4598867M
ISBN 100900928441
LC Control Number77361651
OCLC/WorldCa3344738

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He had little or no contact with his father. It is not believed that he was born Howard Staunton, but took this name at some point. He probably chose Howard as a Christian name as a link to the Howard family. My book Notes on the life of Howard Staunton mentioned on page that the Staunton portrait which accompanied Staunton’s obituary in the Illustrated London News of 4 July (i.e.

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