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  • How to Play Whist

  • A Beginner’s Guide to Learning the Rules, Bidding, & Strategies
  • By: Tim Ander
  • Narrated by: Forris Day Jr.
  • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

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Publisher's Summary

Master the high-society game of whist!

When you listen to How to Play Whist, you’ll be whisked away to a time of luxurious private clubs inhabited by 19th-century intellectuals. Invented in the 17th century, whist (the whisper game) was a favorite of Edmond Hoyle, the most famous name in card gaming. Though this game remains most popular in Britain, people around the globe enjoy this famous game.

In this fascinating book, you’ll learn all the basics you need to sit down at the whist table:

  • How to deal a hand of whist
  • Whist gameplay mechanics and techniques
  • The whist scoring system
  • And much more!

With this comprehensive guide, you can learn and play many variations of whist. You’ll discover a vast array of games like bid, solo, German, and Israeli whist - and even hearts!

With the whist strategies in this compelling guide, you’ll soon master the basics and become a formidable player. You’ll find out how to work with your partner and use low cards to flush out your opponents’ high cards. This book explains how to estimate how many tricks you’ll win with aces, kings, and queens - and even how to count trumps!

Don’t pass up this chance to enjoy the classic game of whist. Get your copy of How to Play Whist right away!

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