Berthold Suhle


Berthold Suhle (1 January 1837, Stolp , Province of Pomerania , now Poland – 26 January 1904, Germany ) was a German chess master.

Born in Stolp (Słupsk, then Kingdom of Prussia , now Poland), he studied philosophy, philology and nature in Berlin (1855-1857) and Bonn (1857-1859). [1]

He won a match with Bartolomeo Forlico (11.5: 9.5) at Venice 1858, [2] lost to Adolf Anderssen (+0 -5 = 2) at Cologne 1859 [3] and (+13 -27 = 8) in Breslau from April to September 1859 won contre Bernhard von Guretzky-Cornitz (6 -1 = 3) at Berlin 1860 [4] drew with Anderssen (3 -3 = 2) at Berlin, 1864, [5] and beat Philipp Hirschfeld (+ 7 -0 = 2) at Berlin 1865. [6]

He Was an author of Der Schachkongress zu London im Jahre 1862 nebst dem Schachkongresse zu Bristol im Jahre 1861 (Berlin, 1864, two units), [7] and wrote with Gustav Richard Neumann was well received book Die neueste Theory and Practice of Schachspiels seit dem Schachkongress zu New York iJ 1857. On the latiest chess theories. [8] He was also a co-editor of the Deutsche Schachzeitung . Suhle stopped playing to teach from 1877 to 1901, and was named a professor in 1895. [9]

References

  1. Jump up^ http://geb.uni-giessen.de/geb/volltexte/2008/6125/pdf/Koessler-Saage-Szymanski.pdf
  2. Jump up^ http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/winter30.html
  3. Jump up^ http://www.svkoblenz.de/downloads/Geschichte%20des%20SV%2003.doc
  4. Jump up^ http://www.vuse.vanderbilt.edu/~spin/chessmatches.html
  5. Jump up^ http://xoomer.alice.it/cserica/scacchi/storiascacchi/matches/1850-64.htm
  6. Jump up^ “Archived copy” . Archived from the original on 2006-04-14 . Retrieved 2011-12-05 .
  7. Jump up^ http://www.antikbuch24.de/buchdetails_382943.html
  8. Jump up^ http://www.ballo.de/1844-1945,_b.htm
  9. Jump up^ The Steinitz Papers, Part IV: Biographical Notes, p.309

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