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18 century gambling card game

If no trump is revealed in the round, the pot carries over to the next round.
The other players each ante four.
1750 - The compendium,. This website describes the rules for loo and a number of other games as well.).Contents, object edit, to hold the highest trump card when all cards in play have been revealed.An extra hand is dealt.One additional card is placed face.
Edit 1742, edmond Hoyle publishes his, a Short Treatise on the Game.
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Richard Tully, Ballendalloch Press (Google for various sellers).A Short Treatise on the Game online casino offer reviews of Whist, Edmond Hoyle 1750, an epitome of Hoyle: with Beaufort and Jones's Hoyle improved (1791 colonial Virginians at Play, Jane Carson (1989 the Game of Loo (Loo is a very much simpler form of whist, more a game.Each player in his turn reveals a card.Speculation is a simple gambling card game that was popular in the late 18th century and early 19th century.Also in False Colours by Georgette Heyer.The Merry Gamester or Games Through The Ages, by Walter Nelson, the Village Gamester, by Jon Truitt, Nova Anglia Press (available through Amazon).Also In, the Thirteen Gun Salute by, patrick O'Brian.Mansfield Park by, jane Austen and, nicholas Nickleby by, charles Dickens ; more recently, in, the Emancipator's Wife.Hoyle's Games Complete is released, considered the first 'Hoyle' book published.