Short Whist : Its Rise, Progress, and Laws; With Observations to Make Any One a Whist Player (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Short Whist: Its Rise, Progress, and Laws; With Observations to Make Any One a Whist Player The ﬂattering reception of this little trea tise (as evinced by a second edition being required within two short months) has in duced the Editor to revise it most carefully. At the suggestion of some of the best players at the first clubs he has added several laws of the game now observed, but which are either omitted or not clearly expressed in the old authority, Hoyle, in order that the major may be a standard and complete re ference at the Whist table; also some pecu liarities of Short Whist, particularly respecting. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 118 pages
- 152 x 229 x 6mm | 168g
- 11 Jul 2017
- Forgotten Books
- 115 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white