Foster s Whist Manual

Foster s Whist Manual


  • Author : R. F. Foster
  • Publisher : Cosimo, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Genre: Games
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781596050570


Foster s Whist Manual Book Description :

Whist was a wildly popular card game in the late 19th century--so popular that it was almost one's social duty to become an accomplished Whist player. Among the most reliable authorities and instructors was R.F. Foster, who developed a complete hands-on system for learning the game and becoming a first-class player. Those who follow his system can become expert in leading, playing the second hand, developing strategies, seeing signals, and using trumps. Also included are the Laws of Whist as adopted at the Third American Whist Congress in 1893, the Laws of Duplicate Whist, and the Etiquette of Whist. "No book has won more popularity among the Whist-loving community than Foster's Whist Manual." -- Boston Herald, April 1894 "[Foster's] method of teachi...

Whist

Whist


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1898
  • Genre: Whist
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : NYPL:33433003247487


Whist Book Description :

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The Whist Table

The Whist Table


  • Author : Portland (pseud.)
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1894
  • Genre: Whist
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  • ISBN 10 : NYPL:33433066638903


The Whist Table Book Description :

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Whist Family of Card Games

Whist Family of Card Games


  • Author : Source Wikipedia
  • Publisher : University-Press.org
  • Release Date : 2013-09
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1230847340


Whist Family of Card Games Book Description :

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 32. Chapters: Whist, Hearts, Black Lady, Spades, Bid whist, Solo whist, Romanian whist, 3-5-8, Vint, Israeli whist, Tarneeb, Ruff and Honours, Tuppi, Colour whist, Minnesota whist, Knock-out Whist, Three-Handed Whist, German Whist, Call-ace whist, Bridge whist. Excerpt: Spades is a partnership trick-taking card game devised in the United States in the 1930s, in which the object is for each pair or partnership to take at least the number of tricks they bid on before play began. Spades is a descendant of the Whist family of card games, which also includes Bridge, Hearts, and Oh, Hell. Its major difference as compared to...

Whist

Whist


  • Author : Henry Wood
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1844
  • Genre: Whist
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : BL:A0019753744


Whist Book Description :

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Minnesota Whist

Minnesota Whist


  • Author : Eric Newell
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2010-10-25
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780557763344


Minnesota Whist Book Description :

Minnesota Whist covers all aspects of the card game from the basics to advanced strategies. Join Eric Newell as he takes you through the Highs and Lows on a favorite game imported from Norway....

The Gist of Whist

The Gist of Whist


  • Author : Charles Emmet Coffin
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1895
  • Genre: Whist
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UIUC:30112068408431


The Gist of Whist Book Description :

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