Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Frank J Marshall.

Solutions are between the brackets under each puzzle.
Drag your mouse from one bracket to the other.

a)
Black Mates in 3. Jackson vs Marshall, London, 1899
8/p1p5/2p3k1/2b1rpB1/7K/2P3PP/P1P2r2/3R3R b - - 0 1
[ ...Rf4+ ]

b)
Black to move and win. M Didier vs Marshall, Paris, 1900
3rr1k1/ppb2pp1/2p3b1/7q/2BP2Q1/2P2p1P/PP1B1P2/R4KR1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qd5 if b3 Qxc4+ mates ]

c)
White Mates in 4. Marshall vs William Napier, Hanover, 1902
4r2k/p3PRbp/4Q1p1/8/1P6/P2q2PB/3r3P/5R1K w - - 0 1
[ Rf8+ w/Qe5+ ]

d)
Black to move and win. Albert Hodges vs Marshall, Cambridge Springs, 1904
2k5/p1p3p1/1bp5/6N1/1P6/2P1r2P/P1KN1rn1/R6R b - - 0 1
[ ...Ree2 if Rd1 Ne3+ ]

e)
White Mates in 6. Marshall vs Theodore Von Scheve, Monaco, 1904
6k1/pp5p/2p3q1/6BP/2nPr1Q1/8/PP3R1K/8 w - - 0 1
[ Bh6 ]





Marshall Puzzles, Part II. White to move and win except where noted.
a)
White Mates in 5. Marshall vs Amos Burn, Ostende, 1905
r1bq3r/ppppR1p1/5n1k/3P4/6pP/3Q4/PP1N1PP1/5K1R w - - 0 1
[ h5 Nxh5 Qf5 ]

b)
Marshall vs Jean Taubenhaus, Ostende, 1905
3r1r1k/1b2N1p1/p2P1p1p/1p2n1q1/2p1PR2/8/PPB2QPP/3R3K w - - 0 1
[ Rf5 if Qg4 Re1 ]

c)
Marshall vs Jacques Mieses, Berlin, 1908
r2Q4/pbR2pkp/1p1Nq1p1/3p4/1n6/3BP3/PP3PPP/6K1 w - - 0 1
[ Nxf7 ]

d)
Marshall vs David Janowski, Suresne, 1908
3r3k/1b2qp1p/p3pp2/1p2P3/1Pn2Q2/P6P/5PP1/1BR3K1 w - - 0 1
[ Qh4 ]

e)
Black to move and win. Rudolf Swiderski vs Marshall, Dusseldorf, 1908
2krr3/ppp2p2/2b4p/6pN/2Pq4/3P4/P1P2QPP/R4RK1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Re2 ]

Frank J Marshall Puzzles, Part III. Black to move and win except where noted.
a)
Abraham Seijer vs Marshall, Hamburg, 1910
6k1/2p4p/8/2p1rp2/4rB1b/P7/1PPRR2P/3K4 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rxf4 if Rxe5 Rf1+ ]

b)
Black Mates in 4. Dawid Janowski vs Marshall, Biarritz, 1912
7k/ppp2pp1/8/8/1B1P4/5r1b/P3rP1P/2RB2KR b - - 0 1
[ ...Rf6 ]

c)
Siegbert Tarrasch vs Marshall, San Sebastian, 1912
6k1/2p2pp1/7p/1N1P4/2qQb2P/2P5/1P4P1/6K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Qe2 ]

d)
C Jaffe vs Marshall, Habana, 1913
4r1k1/pp3ppp/3q4/3Qn3/8/2P1B3/PP2rPPP/1R1R2K1 b - - 0 1
[ ...Re1+ ]

e)
Michelsen vs Marshall, New York, 1915
r2qk2r/ppp3pp/3b4/3P1p2/3nn1b1/3BQN2/PP3PPP/RNB2RK1 b kq - 0 1
[ ...Nxf3+ gxf3 Qh4 if f4 Bc5 w/...Bf3 or if Re1 Qxh2+ w/...Bc5 ]

Frank J Marshall Puzzles, Part IV. White to move and win except where noted.
a)
Black Mates in 3. Richard Black vs Marshall, New York, 1918
2r3k1/6pp/p2p4/1p6/1p2P3/1PNK1bQ1/1BP3qP/R7 b - - 0 1
[ ...Rxc3+ ]



b) White Mates in 3. Marshall vs Ilya Rabinovich, Baden-Baden, 1925

c)
Marshall vs Akiba Rubinstein, Moscow, 1925
[ Nfd2 w/Nc3 ]


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