Morphy, P.C. – Guibert, A.M. 1858




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Morphy, Paul    2800 (29) 2/
Guibert, A.M.    2388 (110) 1/
  Morphy, Paul gave odds of pawn and move
 
Status: casual

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Paris
Start date: 1858
End date: 1858
 
Notes:
Edge (p.201) gives +1-0=0 for Morphy at Pawn and Move odds, as does Löwenthal in the Era of 12 Dec. 1858 (p.5), Walker in Bell's Life in London of 21 Nov. 1858 (p.3), Falkbeer in the Sunday Times of 5 Dec. 1858 (p.10) and Fiske in the Chess Monthly of June 1859 (p.199); Lange gives +1-0=2 and says they were played in the autumn of 1858.
 
References
Books
   Edge, Exploits of Morphy, page 201
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 208
Periodicals
   [BLL], 21 Nov. 1858, page 3
   [CMNY], vol. 2, Dec. 1858, page 381
   [CMNY], vol. 3, June 1859, page 199
   [Era], vol. 21, 31 Oct. 1858, page 5
   [Era], vol. 21, 12 Dec. 1858, page 5
   [NYC], 18 Dec. 1858
   [ST], 5 Dec. 1858, page 10

Match information updated: 30 Oct. 2016