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gist of whist

Charles Emmet Coffin

gist of whist

being a concise guide to the modern scientific game

by Charles Emmet Coffin

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

    Subjects:
  • Whist

  • Edition Notes

    Authorities consulted: p. [v]

    Statementembracing the improved method of American leads and a complete glossary of the common and technical terms, by Charles Emmet Coffin; to which is added the laws of whist and duplicate whist as revised at the last American whist congress.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1277 .C664
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 109, [1] p.
    Number of Pages109
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6957862M
    LC Control Number05022749
    OCLC/WorldCa3343572

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