de la Bourdonnais, L.C.M. – Walker, G. (1) 1840




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
de la Bourdonnais, Louis    2666 (75) 2/
Walker, George (1)    2504 (64) 2/
  de la Bourdonnais, Louis gave odds of pawn and move
 
Status: casual

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London
Start date: 5 Dec. 1840
End date: 8 Dec. 1840
 
Notes:
Four games played a few days before de la Bourdonnais died. Walker specifies that de la Bourdonnais gave him Pawn and move odds. Walker lost the first game, drew the second, and of the last two, won one and drew the other. He gives the date of the 2nd game as 5 Dec. 1840 and of the 3rd and 4th as 8 Dec. 1840.
 
References
Periodicals
   [BLL], 6 Dec. 1840, page 4
   [BLL], 20 Dec. 1840, page 4
   [BLL], 3 Jan. 1841, page 3
   [BLL], 10 Jan. 1841, page 4
   [CMNY], vol. 4, Oct. 1860, page 301, 303
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 Dec. 1841, page 11, 13
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 Jan. 1842, page 85
   [Pal], vol. 1, 15 May 1842, page 249