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Modern scientific whist

the principles of the modern game analyzed and extended, illustrated by over sixty critical endings and annotated games from actual play

by C. D. P. Hamilton

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Published by Brentano"s in New York, London [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whist

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C.D.P. Hamilton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1277 .H215
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, [11]-599 p.
    Number of Pages599
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6939987M
    LC Control Number04011758
    OCLC/WorldCa1476293

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