The New Pocket Hoyle, Containing the Games of Whist, Quadrille, Piquet, Quinze, Lansquenet, Pharo, Rouge et Noir, Cribbage, Matrimony, Cassino, Reversis, Put, Connexions, All Fours, and Speculation. Accurately Displaying the Rules and Practice, as Admitted and Established by the First Players in the Kingdom.
London: T Bensley for Wynne and Scholey and J Wallis, 1802. First Edition Thus (Pocket edition). Original Full Leather with title and ornaments in gilt to spine. 204 pp.<br />130 x 90mm (5 x 3½ inches).
Condition: The boards are rubbed and there is some splitting to the sides of the spine, leaving the front hinge a little weak. There has been some minor worm damage to the front endpaper, and first few blank pages. Does not affect title or half title. Owner's inscription to the front end paper.