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The polite gamester: Containing, short treatises on the games of whist, quadrille, back-gammon, piquet and chess. Together with an artificial memory, or, An easy method of assisting the memory of those that play at the game of whist. By Edmund Hoyle, gent. a new addition, with great additions to the game whist; among which are, a dictionary of whist, which resolves almost all the critical case that may happen at the game. Also a whole chapter of thirteen new cases, never before published.

  • Hoyle, Edmond, 1672-1769.
M,DCC,LII. [1752]
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Short treatise on the game of whist


Dublin : Printed for G. and A. Ewing, at the Angle and Bible in Dame-Street, M,DCC,LII. [1752]

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[6],56;12;23,[1];47,[1];43,[1]p. ; 12⁰.

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ESTC T218262



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