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A most virtuous struggle The following context shows the end of a chess game. Does "A most virtuous struggle, count Cobenzl" mean "it was a very exciting competition, count Cobenzl"? Context: checkmate. Game to white. A most virtuous struggle, count Cobenzl.
Nov 1, 2016 10:42 AM
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Yes, it means that Count Cobenzl was considered a very worthy (strong, challenging) opponent (by the person that won the game).
November 1, 2016
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