Hoyle Made Familiar; being a companion to the Card-Table: containing the established rules and practice of thirty different games, several of them never before published.

  • [Hardie, Robert]
  • Edinburgh: Stirling, Kenney, & Co. Edinburgh; Simpkin, Marshall, & Co., et al. 1839


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32mo, pp. vii, [i], 112 + engraved frontispiece and extra engraved title-page (dated 1838). Woodblock illustration within text. Contemporary calf, boards bordered with a gilt rule, spine tooled and vertically lettered in gilt. A little foxed, plates slightly dust-soiled. Binding somewhat rubbed and scratched.


The seventh impression of this adaptation of Hoyle's classic, put together and printed by Robert Hardie, using the obvious pseudonym 'Eidrah Trebor, Esq.'.

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