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A COLLECTION OF
TALES AND ESSAYS,
FOUNDED UPON FACTS;
THE VIRTUES AND VICES OF THE PRESENT AGE
IN WILICH ARE INTRODUCED
The Oriental Travels of a Learned Mahometan
of the Last Century.
INTERSPERSED WITH ORIGINAL POETRY
BY CHARLES FOTHERGILL, ESQ.
& Nolumus leges naturæ mutari."
PRINTED FOR WYNNE AND SCHOLE
By J. D. Dewick, Aldersgate Streets
CONTENTS OF VOL. II.
WYNNE & SCHOLEY, 45, AND JAMES WALLIS,
THE NEW POCKET HOYLE. Llegantly printed by Bensley, in a beautiful pocket-size, price
45. neatly done up to slip in a case ; 55. od. calf elegant; 8$. morocco, with silver lock.
THE NEW POCKET HOYLE; ,
The games of whist, .quadrille, piquet, quinze, lansquenet, pharo, rouge et noir, cribbage, matrimony, cassino, reverses, put, connexions, all-fours, and speculation; accurately disa playing the rules and practice, as admitted and published by the first players in the kingdom.
The public are here presented, for the first time, with an elegant pocket edition of Mr. Hoyle's Games, forming itself into a complete companion to the card-table, and rendering a reference to any other works of a similar nature totally unne. cessary. The whole has been carefully revised, and newly arranged; every writer of merit has been consulted with the greatest caution; and such additions and corrections have been made, as were found necessary to the perfection of the work. With these advantages, the proprietors look forward with con fidence to its introduction into all the fashionable circles, and its general adoption by the public at large, as they are conscious it will be found more convenient in its form, more elegant in execution, and more correct in its matter, than any edition of