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IMPROVED EDITION

THE RULES

FOR PLAYING
FASHIONABLE GAMES:

CONTAINING
COPIOUS DIRECTIONS

POR

WHIST,
QUADRILLL
PIQUET,
QUINZE,
VINGT-UN,
LAKSQUENET,
PHARO,
ROUGE ET NOIR,
CRIBBAGE,
MATRIMONY,
CASSINO,

REVERSIS,
PUT,
CONNEXIONS,
ALL FOURS,
SPECULATION,
LOTTERY,
POPE JOAN,
COMMERCE
PAM-L00,
BRAG,
DOMINO,

BACK-GADOR
DRAUGET,
HAZARD,
CHESS,
GOFT, OR GOLJ,
CRICTET,
BILLIARDS.
TENNIS,
HORSE-RACING,

AND
COCKING.

Together with an Analysis of the Game of Chess, and me

Engraved Plate for the lostruction of Beginnors.

CAREFULLY REVISED FROM THE LAST LONDON EDITION

WITH SEVERAL ADDITIONS.

PHILADELPHIA :
PUBLISHED BY JOHN LOCKEN,

No. I LODGE STREET.

1836.

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Southern District of Nero. York, ss.
Kun BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the Second

day of June, in the year of our Lord, one thou-
sand eight hundred and thirty, in the fifty-fourth
year of the Independence of the United States
of America, William C. Borradaile, of the said

District, hath deposited in this office the title of
a Book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor, in the
words following—to wit:
4 Hoyle's Improved Edition of the Rules for playing Fashion-

able Games: containing Copious Directions for Whist, Quadrille, Piquet, Quinze, Vingt-un, Lansquenet, Pharo, Rouge et Noir, Cribhage, Matrimony, Cassino, Reversis, Put, Connexions, All Fouis, Speculation, Lottery, Pope Joan, Commerce, Pam Loo, Brag, Domino, Back-Gammon, Draughts, Hazard, Chess, Goff, or Golf, Cricket, Billiards, Tennis, Horse-racing, and Cocking. Together with an Analysis of the Game of Chess, and an engraved Plate for the Instruction of Beginners. Carefully revised from the last London Edition, with several Additions."

In conformity to the Act of the Congress of the United States, entitled “ An Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the allthors and proprietors of such copies, during the time therein mentioned." 'And also to an Act, entitled "An Act supplementary to an Act, entitled “An Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the time therein mentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints."

FREDERICK J. BETTS,
Clerk of the Southern District of New York.

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INDEX.

WHIST, The game described

Terms used in the game · · · · · ·

Laws of the game. · · · · · · ·

Short rules for learners. .

General rules . . . . . . . . . .

Particular games ..

When your adversaries turn up an bonour

The danger of forcing your partner . . 19

The advantage of a Saw . . . . ib.

When an honour turned up on your right

When a ten or nine is turned up ditto.

Necessity of remembering the irump card

The manner of playing sequences i..

Whether strong or weak in trumps . . .

Calculations for Whist . . . . . .

Mr. Payne's maxims for Whist.....

Mathews's directions and maxims.

QUADRILLE, the game described . . . . .

PIQUET. The game described ..

QUINZE, Description and Rules . . . . . . 95

VINGT-UN, Description and manner of playing 95

LANSQUENET, The game described : ::

PHARO. Description of the game, and terms used

ROUGE ET NOIR, or Red and Black,

105

CRIBBAGE ... · · · · · · · · · ·

108

Laws of Cribbage . . . . . . . . 109

Method of playing . . . . . . . .

110

Calculations . . . . i . . . . . 112

Varieties of this game . . . . . . . 113

MATRIMONY, Directions for playing the game 116

CASSINO, Terms used, and laws of the game 118

Merbod and Rules for playing ....

119

REVERSIS, Laws, Method and Rules of playing 121

PUT, Laws of the game . . .

126

Two or four-handed Put..

ib.

CONNEXIONS, The game described ... 128

ALL FOURS, Laws of, and Rules for playing.. 129

SPECULATION, Method of playing ::::

LOTTERY . . . . . . . . . . . . . 132

POPE JOAN . . . . . . . . . . . .

133

COMMERCE ............ 135

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