🎶 Paul Morphy vs Count and Duke ♚ | Paris, France (1858)
The Full Game Match of Morphy vs Allies, 1858.
by Elliott Gibson
1) About the Match
This is a 'famous game' between Morphy and an Alliance comprising the
Duke of Brunswick and Count Isouard de Vauvenargues
(Tartakower and Du Mont, p.202). It is known as 'Morphy's Opera' or 'Morphy's
Opera House Game', because it occurred during an actual opera.
2) The Full Match
Tartakower, Saveliĭ Grigorʹevich and
Du Mont, J.
'500 Master Games of Chess'. 3 books. New York: Dover Publications,
1952 repub 1975, 669 pp. ISBN 0-486-23208-5.