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The Accurate Gamester's Companion: Containing Infallible Rules for Playing the Game of Whist to Perfection in All Its Branches. Treated in an Easy Manner, and Illustrated With Variety of Cases. Also the Laws of the Game, Calculations Relative to It, &C. The Ninth Edition Improv'd. To Which Are Added, the Games of Quadrille, Piquet, Chess and Back-Gammon, Fully Explain'd. Likewise a Dictionary for Whist, and an Artificial Memory. The Whole Founded on the Experience of Edmond Hoyle, Gent [electronic resource]

Hoyle, Edmond
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for Tho. Osborne: and sold by W. Reeve, at Shakespear's-Head, near Serjeant's-Inn-Gate, in Fleet-Street, [1748] [1750]
Language
English
Uniform Title
Short Treatise on the Game of Whist
Description
[4], 84, 24, 121-224, [12] p. ; 12⁰.
Notes
  • Titlepage in red and black.
  • With initial and final advertisement leaves.
  • With separate titlepages to each treatise: 'A short treatise on the game of whist. .. The tenth edition', printed for T. Osborne, 1750; 'A short treatise on the game of quadrille. .. The second edition', printed for T. Osborne; J. Hildyard, at York; M. Bryson at Newcastle; an J. Leake, at Bath, 1748; 'A short treatise on the game of piquet' and 'A short treatise on the game of back-gammon', both of the third edition, printed for T. Osborne in 1748.
  • Price from imprint: price Three Shilling.
  • Reproduction of original from William Andrews Clark Memorial Library (UCLA).
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, N22957.
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