Here are some chess puzzles from the games of Gustav Neumann.
White to move and win except where noted.

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

b)
White Mates in 5. Neumann vs V Knorre, Berlin, 1865
r7/1pp3kp/pb1p2pN/nq1PP3/4P3/3Q4/PB4PP/5R1K w - - 0 1
[ Rf7+ ]

c)
White Mates in 2. Neumann vs Carl Mayet, Berlin, 1866
5rkr/pp2Rp2/1b1p1Pb1/3P2Q1/2n3P1/2p5/P4P2/4R1K1 w - - 0 1
[ Qxg6+ ]



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