Edmond Hoyle

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English writer on card games (1672-1769)


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Sierra Attractions Celebrates the Legacy of Game Rules Authority Edmund Hoyle
20 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 200 years ago, English writer Edmund Hoyle (c.
Edmund Hoyle was most known for writing A Short Treatise on the Game of Whist in 1742 and establishing a standardized set of rules for popular board and card games which gave rise to the phrase, the rules "according to Hoyle.
The Hoyle series maintains the commitment to accuracy and fair play that Edmund Hoyle advocated, while infusing these popular titles with 20th century technology: amusing characters to play with at any hour, interactive game elements and animations, customizable game preferences, plus Internet and hotseat options.