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Louis-Charles Mahé De La Bourdonnais

(France [La Réunion], 1797 (or 1795?) - 13.12.1840)

There is a lot to be found about this famous chessplayer who was probably the strongest player during the 1830s and played in Paris in the Café de la Régence.

He won a long match with the English player Alexander McDonnel in 1834

He started the chess magazine La Palamede. 

More about him can be found on and Wikipedia.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) )