Morphy, P.C. – Lequesne, E.L. 1858




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Morphy, Paul    2800 (29) 3.5/
Lequesne, Eugène    2094 (111) 0.5/
  Morphy, Paul gave odds of pawn and two moves
 
Status: casual

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Paris
Start date: 1858
End date: 1858
 
Notes:
The Chess Monthly of June 1859 (p.199) has +3-0=0 for Morphy, but the Jan. issue (p.29) has +3-0=1, as to all other sources.
 
References
Books
   Edge, Exploits of Morphy, page 202
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 209
Periodicals
   [BLL], 21 Nov. 1858, page 3
   [CMNY], vol. 2, Dec. 1858, page 381
   [CMNY], vol. 3, Jan. 1859, page 29
   [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