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BEING EXPLANATIONS OF
THE BEST MODES OF PLAYING THE MOST POPULAR
GAMES IN PRESENT USE,
The Respectibe Kales and Regulations
ADOPTED AT THE CLUBS AND BY THE BEST PLAYERS,
THE BROADWAY, LUDGATE.
268. Č. 337.
MY OLD AND DEAR FRIENDS
HARRY TLAKE SMART
THIS NEW VERSION OF HOYLE'S GAMES
l'H18 Volume comprises a series of practical treatises on Waist, CRIBBAGE, and the smaller CARD GAMES ; CHESS, DRAUGHTS, BILLIARDS, BAGATELLE, and BackGAMMON; all carefully prepared from the revised and improved text of Hoyle and other eminent authorities, and in accordance with the most approved modern methods of playing each Game.
In some cases, more particularly in those of Whist, BILLIARDS, and Chess, many Rules and Regulations, as well as various useful hints for the guidance of amateurs, have been introduced, which, although acknowledged and practised in all the Clubs and among the best players, have never before been published.
I have not thought it necessary to introduce the numerous, and often puzzling, directions for betting usually giren ; but, being desirous of