Hoyle's games : Illustrated edition. Embracing all the most modern modes of play, and the rules practised at the present time, in billiards, whist, draughts, cribbage, backgammon, and all other fashionable games ; together with sixteen games adapted to the new Yankee-notion cards. Also the whole of Frère's chess hand-book. Containing, besides elementary instruction and the laws of chess, about fifty select games by the first players; endings of games, and the defeat of the Muzio gambit. Also, thirty-six of the choicest chess problems, and a description of, and rules for, four-handed chess / by Thomas Frère.
|Other Authors:||Hoyle, Edmond, 1672-1769., Frere, Thomas.|
New York : T. W. Strong, 1857.
324 p. :
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