Wilson, H.S. – de la Bourdonnais, L.C.M. 1816

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Wilson, Harry    1/1 
de la Bourdonnais, Louis    0/1 
  Wilson, Harry gave odds of a knight
Status: soft result (plausible score)

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Paris
Start date: 1816
End date: 1816
We only have the statement that Wilson won many games against de la Bourdonnais giving odds of the Knight. I record this as a soft result of 1-0 for Wilson. Walker gives the year as 1816 in La Palam├Ęde in 1842, but gives the year as 1815 in the Chess Player's Chronicle in 1843.
   Murray, History of Chess, page 879
   [BLL], 5 Nov. 1843, page 3
   [CPC], vol. 4, no. 12, Dec. 1843, page 371
   [Pal], vol. 1, no. 7, 15 June 1842, page 320
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 6506. Wilson and Labourdonnais]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 6532. Wilson and Labourdonnais]

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