Morphy, P.C. – Julien, D. 1857




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Morphy, Paul    2800 (35) 11.5/16 
Julien, Denis    2132 (71) 4.5/16 
  Morphy, Paul gave odds of a knight
 
Status: casual

Event table notes

Event data
Place: New York
Start date: 1857
End date: 1857
 
Notes:
These games were played while Morphy was in New York for about 2 months from Oct. to Dec. 1857. The Chess Monthly of Dec. 1857 (p.383) gives +9-3=3. The issue of Jan. 1858 (p.30) gives +10-3=3. I take the latter to be more complete.
 
References
Books
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 75
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 86
Periodicals
   [CMNY], vol. 1, Dec. 1857, page 383
   [CMNY], vol. 2, Jan. 1858, page 30
Web
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

Match information updated: 31 Dec. 2014