Translations

  • A short treatise on the game of whist : containing the laws of the game, and also some rules, whereby a beginner may, with due attention to them, attain to the playing it well. Calculations for those who will bet the odds on any point of the score of the game then playing and depending. Cases stated, to shew what may be effected by a very good player in critical parts of the game. References to cases, viz. at the end of the rule you are directed how to find them. (…) With variety of cases added in the appendix. The second edition. With great additions to the laws of the game, and an explanation of the calculations which are necessary to be understood by those who would play it well, &c. &c.

  • Translation Title: Traité du jeu de whist, contenant les calculs qui montrent d’une certitude morale à jouer tel jeu que ce puisse être, l’explication & l’application de ces calculs, les loix du jeu, les regles generales & particulieres à observer, &c ; avec un supplement à ce traité promis par l’auteur, traduit de l’anglois par P.B.M. Malebranche
  • Original Author: Edmond Hoyle
  • Original title: A short treatise on the game of whist : containing the laws of the game, and also some rules, whereby a beginner may, with due attention to them, attain to the playing it well. Calculations for those who will bet the odds on any point of the score of the game then playing and depending. Cases stated, to shew what may be effected by a very good player in critical parts of the game. References to cases, viz. at the end of the rule you are directed how to find them. (…) With variety of cases added in the appendix. The second edition. With great additions to the laws of the game, and an explanation of the calculations which are necessary to be understood by those who would play it well, &c. &c.
  • Publ. Year From: 1742 to:
  • lang: EN
  • Translation: Traité du jeu de whist, contenant les calculs qui montrent d’une certitude morale à jouer tel jeu que ce puisse être, l’explication & l’application de ces calculs, les loix du jeu, les regles generales & particulieres à observer, &c ; avec un supplement à ce traité promis par l’auteur, traduit de l’anglois par P.B.M. Malebranche
  • Publisher: Jean-Joseph Boucherie
  • N° Editions: 1
  • Pub. Place: Bruxelles
  • Pub. Date: 1750
  • Lang: FR