Problem Display
PID: 2511 (1b6/1qPB4/5K2/1npkP3/Q1N2p2/2prpP2/b1N5/8 w - - 0 1)

Loyd, Sam

New York Albion, 1858

1b6/1qPB4/5K2/1npkP3/Q1N2p2/2prpP2/b1N5/8

#2

8 + 10


1679 American Chess Nuts 1868
5206 Sam Loyd and His Chess Problems 1913
5454 Near Snap 2007
  • SOUND
  • Sets
    • 1...Qa8
      • 2.Sb6#
    • 1...Qc8
      • 2.Sb6#
    • 1...Qb6+
      • 2.Sxb6#
    • 1...Sa3
      • 2.Be6#
    • 1...Sd6
      • 2.Be6#
    • 1...Sa7
      • 2.Be6#
  • Tries
    • 1.S4xe3+?
      • 1...fxe3
        • 2.Qe4#
      • 1...Rxe3!
    • 1.Qxa2?
      • threat
        • 2.S4xe3#
        • 2.Sb6#
      • 1...Qa6+
        • 2.Sb6#
      • 1...Qb6+
        • 2.Sxb6#
      • 1...e2
        • 2.S4e3#
        • 2.Sb6#
      • 1...Qc6+!
  • Keys
    • 1.Qa8!
      • threat
        • 2.Sb6#
      • 1...Qc6+
        • 2.Be6#
      • 1...Kxc4
        • 2.Qxa2#
      • 1...Bxc4
        • 2.Qxb7#
      • 1...Bxc7
        • 2.Qg8#
      • 1...Ba7
        • 2.Qg8#

This anticipates 31032(1867)



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