Item #976 Practical Poker. Foster, obert, rederick.
Poker at the Turn of the 20th Century

Practical Poker

New York: Brentano's, 1905. First American edition. Black and white drawings of poker hands. Cloth over boards. Duodecimo. xvi, 253 pages. Fine. Bound in dark green cloth over boards with gilt-stamped spine and upper board, all edges gilt. A few minor extremity rubs. Hinges sound, gilt remains bright.

History and rules of poker, along with chapters on strategies, bluffing, odds, poker calculations, luck and superstition, and more. Includes a bibliography and index.

Title page printed in red and black. Upper board handsomely decorated with a cards stamped in gilt.

Item #976


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