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

  • Hoyle, Edmond, 1672-1769.
M,DCC,LXXVI. [1776]
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Short treatise on the game of whist


Dublin : printed by James Hoey, at the Mercury in Parliament-Street. (no. 19.), M,DCC,LXXVI. [1776]

Physical description

[10],217,[1]p. ; 12⁰.

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

References note

ESTC T87532



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