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Ca7 2. Txa7, b7# 1. Cc8~ 2. Ta7# Clé : 1. + 1. Cxa7 2. b7# Le no 16a n'est pas un miniature, mais peut nous servir d'exemple. L'intérêt de l'énigme tient à la nette supériorité des forces noires dans la position de départ. Ta7+ n'a rien de subtil puisqu'elle force le jeu dans une seule variante. Cependant, la présence de deux lignes de jeu apparent illustrent comment le compositeur pouvait tendre un piège au solutionniste et l'amener découvrir la solution par simple déduction. 4+5 Mat en 2 coups 16b Auguste d'ORVILLE Manuscrit de Nurenberg 1842 Essai : 1.

Dxb7 mat si 1. bxa6 2. Tb8# si 1. b6/b5 2. Dxç8# 3+4 mat en 2 coups* - 44 - I n i t i a t i o n a u p r o b l è m e d ’ é c h e c s Il est important de considérer la solution complète des deux problèmes Nos 22 et 23, car nous voulons ici montrer la grande différence entre l'essai simple et l'essai thématique. Comme cette différence est importante et parfois subtile, j'ai donc choisi comme exemple deux problèmes que je connaissais à fond, naturellement. Dans le no 22: Essai : 1. Rb3? blocus Clé : 1.

Fh7! Dans le no 23 Essai : 1. Db6? blocus 1. Fc8~ 2. Dxb7# 1. axb6 2. Ta1# 1. a5 [a] 2. Dxa5 [A] # Mais 1. a6! Clé : 1. Da6 [B] ! blocus 1. Fc8~ 2. Dxb7# 1. bxa6 2. Tb8# 1. b6/b5 2. Dxç8# Dans le no 22, nous avons un essai simple, tandis que dans le no 23 nous avons un essai thématique. Disons immédiatement que presque toujours l'essai thématique a plus d'intérêt que l'essai simple. Ainsi la critique du no 22 se lisait : "Donc un beau petit miniature mais avec rien de spectaculaire". D'autre part, la critique du no 23 était beaucoup plus encourageante : "Pourquoi l'essai du no 23 est-il thématique et celui du no 22 non?

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