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Meta-Morphy-sis
Compiled by BishopofBlunder
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Selected games of the great American chess master Paul Morphy, who never seemed to win a game in which he was ahead in material.

Smothered by Knight
Morphy vs T J Bryan, 1859 
(000) Chess variants, 23 moves, 1-0

Powerful kingside attack by Morphy
Morphy vs A Reif, 1857 
(000) Chess variants, 24 moves, 1-0

Meek inherits an unsafe king
A Meek vs Morphy, 1855 
(C44) King's Pawn Game, 21 moves, 0-1

Tilting at Windmills
Morphy vs NN, 1858 
(C34) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 1-0

A Maude-lin Affair
Morphy vs George Maude, 1859 
(C58) Two Knights, 34 moves, 1-0

Paul Mauls Baucher Blindfolded
Morphy vs H Baucher, 1858  
(C41) Philidor Defense, 29 moves, 1-0

One Knight Stand
Morphy vs Maurian, 1869 
(000) Chess variants, 16 moves, 1-0

Pre-teen Morphy shows a lack of respect for his elders
Morphy vs E Rousseau, 1849 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 17 moves, 1-0

King's Gambit Refined
Morphy vs J McConnell, 1849 
(C39) King's Gambit Accepted, 29 moves, 1-0

An Odd Knight to play McConnell
Morphy vs J McConnell, 1857 
(000) Chess variants, 17 moves, 1-0

Smothered by a 12-year old
J McConnell vs Morphy, 1849 
(C38) King's Gambit Accepted, 23 moves, 0-1

A White Bird beats a Black Horse
Morphy vs James Thompson, 1859 
(000) Chess variants, 34 moves, 1-0

Morphy Loses??? An odd knight indeed!
Morphy vs G Cheney, 1859 
(000) Chess variants, 46 moves, 0-1

Against the (rook) odds
Morphy vs Le Carpentier, 1849 
(000) Chess variants, 13 moves, 1-0

Not a Morphy game, but annotated beautifully by the master
McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834  
(C52) Evans Gambit, 34 moves, 1-0

The Battle of New Orleans, GOTD 07/04/2012
Morphy vs NN, 1858 
(C55) Two Knights Defense, 23 moves, 1-0

How to Beat Your Dad at Chess
Morphy vs A Morphy, 1848 
(C33) King's Gambit Accepted, 18 moves, 1-0

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