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The polite gamester: containing short treatises on the games of whist, with an artificial memory, quadrille, backgammon, piquet and chess. Together with an essay towards making the doctrine of chances easy to those who understand vulgar arithmetick only. To which are added, some useful tables on annuities for Lives, &c. &c. &c. By Edmund Hoyle, Gent.

  • Hoyle, Edmond, 1672-1769.
M,DCC,LXI. [1761]
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Short treatise on the game of whist


Dublin : printed for George and Alexander Ewing, M,DCC,LXI. [1761]

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[2];[4],56;12;23,[1];47,[1];34,[2];58p. ; 12⁰.

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ESTC T128493



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