An introduction to the game of draughts

Containing fifty select games, ... By William Payne, teacher of mathematics.
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printed for the author at the Golden Ball in Bedford-street, Covent-Garden: and sold by T. Payne; J. Marks; J. Jackson; W. Shropshire; W. Owen; J. Payne; and J. Brotherton , London
SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 7395, no. 07.
The Physical Object
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Pagination[8],67,[1]p.
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An introduction to the game of draughts [electronic resource]: Containing fifty select games. / By William Payne, teacher of mathematics printed for the author at the Golden Ball in Bedford-street, Covent-Garden: and sold by T. Payne; J.

Marks; J. Jackson; W. Shropshire; W. Owen; J. Payne; and J. Brotherton London A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE GAME OF DRAUGHTS (CHECKERS): Giving the Best Lines of Attack and Defence in Every Opening, with Copious Notes and variations, being Instructions To Students and Learners of the Most Scientific Methods of Playing the Various Games.

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For instance, there was William Payne’s book published in titled, An Introduction to the Game of Draughts. It was dedicated to the Right Honourable William-Henry Earl of Rochford.

There was Sturges’ Guide to the Game of Draughts by Joshua Sturges in He provided theory and practice with clear illustrations.

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William Payne (unknown – c. ) was an English mathematician and the author of books about mathematics, draughts, and whist. Payne was the brother of prominent London bookseller Thomas Payne, who sold his works and published some of them.

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We are certain that the e-book will be of tremendous benefits to players on their mastery of draughts classical game. A Complete Guide to the Game of Draughts: Giving the Best Lines of Attack and Defence in Every Opening, with Copious Notes and Variations by Lees, James and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The name of the opening comes from the 14th game of William Payne's book, An Introduction to th Recorded on Decem using a Flip Video camera.

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Most of the books have hardback covers. The Draughts World as you probably know was the best magazine ever on the game of draughts. That was the opinion from the both sides of the.

Recorded on Decem using a Flip Video camera. The name of the opening comes from the 14th game of William Payne's book, An Introduction to the Game of Draughts. An introduction to the game of draughts Containing fifty select games, By William Payne, teacher of mathematics.

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"an introduction to the game of draughts" by william payne is published in london. this is the first book on the game printed in the english language. it includes a dedication to the earl of rochford written by samuel johnson.

6/2- israel cohen vs. beaumont. The game of Draughts is played on a standard Chess board 64 black and white chequered squares. Each player has 12 pieces normally in the form of fat round counters. The real shades of the pieces and the board do not necessarily need to be black and white but they are normally referred to as black and white, regardless.

An introduction to the game of draughts. Containing fifty select games By William Payne, teacher of mathematics. Ina book on draughts was published in London that had a dedication with a remarkable resemblance to Franklin’s “Morals of Chess” that appeared thirty years later.

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The ancient Egyptians also played a type of checkers. However, the “modern” game dates from the Middle Ages in France. William Payne, an English mathematician, wrote inAn Introduction to the Game of Draughts that contained fifty select games for instructional purposes. Draughts, a game played by two persons, on a checkered board like the chess board, with 12 or 20 pieces on each side, which capture each other by angular movements governed by certain rules, until the game ends by one player losing all his pieces, or by both players getting their pieces into positions from which they cannot be America the game is commonly called checkers.

In the draughts historian K.W. Kruijswijk enriched the Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijerianawith the draughts library of titles from G.L. Gortmans (). Many draughts enthousiasts followed, and donated books on draughts and checkers to the Koninklijke Bibliotheek, making it the largest draughts collection in the world.

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The Whole designed for the Instruction of Young Players, in this innocent and delightful Amusement. By William Payne, teacher of mathematics. [William Payne, teacher of mathematics.].Dodgen, G.

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Co-authors of the WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CHECKERS (WCC) program. An earlier, weaker version of the program (CHECKERS EXPERIMENTAL) was rated sixth in the world in (Schaeffer,p. ), behind Dr. Marion Tinsley at number one, and the CHINOOK program at number by: 3.

The ancient Egyptians also played a type of checkers. However, the “modern” game dates from the Middle Ages in France. William Payne, an English mathematician, wrote inAn Introduction to the Game of Draughts that contained fifty select games for instructional purposes.