Chessmen
Chessman Chess"man, n.; pl. {Chessmen}. A piece used in the game of chess. [1913 Webster]

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  • chessmen — chess·man || tʃesmÉ™n n. chess piece (used in the game of chess) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Lewis chessmen — Infobox Artifact name = Lewis Chessmen image caption = Lewis chessmen in the British Museum material = Walrus Ivory created = 12th century discovered = Uig, Lewis in 1831 location = nowrap beginBritish Museum·wrap Museum of Scotlandnowrap endThe… …   Wikipedia

  • The Chessmen of Mars —   dust jacket of The Chessmen of Mars …   Wikipedia

  • Lewis Chessmen — Reproduktionen der Lewis Schachfiguren. Obere Reihe: König, Königin, Bischof (bzw. Alfil); untere Reihe: Springer, Turm, Bauer; darunter eine vergrößerte Darstellung einer Königin Die Lewis Schachfiguren (engl. Lewis Chessmen) sind ein Satz von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lewis chessmen — Reproduktionen der Lewis Schachfiguren. Obere Reihe: König, Königin, Bischof (bzw. Alfil); untere Reihe: Springer, Turm, Bauer; darunter eine vergrößerte Darstellung einer Königin Die Lewis Schachfiguren (engl. Lewis Chessmen) sind ein Satz von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tomorrow and Tomorrow & The Fairy Chessmen — infobox Book | name = Tomorrow and Tomorrow The Fairy Chessmen title orig = translator = image caption = Dust jacket from the first edition author = Lewis Padgett illustrator = cover artist = Harry Harrison country = United States language =… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack Bedient and the Chessmen — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Rockmusik, Popmusik Gründung 1961 Auflösung 1972 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ajedrez de la isla de Lewis — Ajedrez de Lewis arriba: rey, dama, alfil medio: caballo, torre, peón abajo: detalle de dama (réplica). El juego de ajedrez de la isla de Lewis (conocido en inglés como Lewis chessmen o Uig Chessmen, por el lugar en el que se halló) es uno de los …   Wikipedia Español

  • History of chess — For the book by H. J. R. Murray, see A History of Chess. Photographs of real size resin reproductions of the 12th century Lewis chessmen. The top row shows king, queen, and bishop. The bottom row shows knight, rook, and pawn. The history of chess …   Wikipedia

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