chequerwise

chequerwise

(ˈtʃɛkəˌwaɪz)
adv
in the manner of a chequerboard
References in classic literature ?
At last, about four o'clock, at the very moment when the Abbe de Sponde returned home, and just as mademoiselle began to think she had set the table with the best plate and linen and prepared the choicest dishes to no purpose, the click-clack of a postilion was heard in the Val-Noble.