Combination Draughts and Chess Set

Combination Draughts and Chess Set

Combination Draughts and Chess Set - crystallate? A design widely circulated to armed forces in WW2.

Chess Quotes

"When it is so freely asserted that Morphy's style was all genius and inspiration ... Morphy possessed that most profound book knowledge of any master of his time, and never introduced a single novelty, whereas since his day the books have had to study the players...

 We may all learn from Morphy and Anderssen how to conduct a King's side attack, and perhaps I myself may not have learnt enough.

— Wilhelm STEINITZ