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Lady Cadogan's Illustrated Games of Solitaire or PatienceNew Revised Edition, including American Games by Cadogan, Adelaide

Lady Cadogan's Illustrated Games of Solitaire or PatienceNew Revised Edition, including American Games by Cadogan, Adelaide

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LADY CADOGAN'S
LADY CADOGAN'S
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Illustrated Games of Solitaire or Patience
NEW REVISED EDITION
INCLUDING
American Games
"How poor are they that have not patience."\u2014Othello.
Patientia vincit.

PHILADELPHIA
DAVID McKAY COMPANY
Washington Square

Copyright, 1914, by
David McKay Company
Printed in United States of America
Transcriber's Note: This alphabetical list of the games was produced for the convenience of the reader and is
not contained in the original text.
CONTENTS
ANNA
THE FIFTEEN
BABETTE
THE FISH-BONE
C\u00c6SAR
THE FLOWER-GARDEN
CANFIELD OR KLONDIKE
THE FOUR CORNERS
FORTRESS
THE FOURTEENTH
GENERAL SEDGEWICK
THE GREAT THIRTEEN
LA BELLE LUCIE
THE HEMISPHERES
LA NIVERNAISE
THE HERRING-BONE
LIGHT AND SHADE
THE KINGS
MARGARETHE
THE LABYRINTH
Illustrated Games of Solitaire or Patience
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MOUNT OLYMPUS
THE "LOUIS" PATIENCE
NAPOLEON AT ST. HELENA
THE MILL
NAPOLEON'S SQUARE
THE NATION
NESTOR
THE OLGA
RED AND BLACK
THE QUEENS
SLY
THE SALIC LAW
SPENSER'S FAIRIE QUEEN
THE SHAH
THE BESIEGED CITY
THE SQUARE
THE BLOCKADE
THE SULTAN
THE CARPET
THE TERRACE
THE CLOCK
THE WHEEL
THE CONGRESS
THE ZODIAC
THE CONSTITUTION
TWO RINGS
THE EMPRESS OF INDIA
EXPLANATION OF THE TABLEAUX
The blank spaces show where the foundation cards should be played during the deal.
EXPLANATION OF TERMS
Available cards. Those that are not "blocked" by other cards, i.e., not forbidden by the particular rules of each
game, to be used.

Released cards. Those which, by the removal of the cards that blocked them, have now become available.
Suitable cards. Those whose value and suit fit them to be played or placed in the tableaux.
Foundation cards. Those on which the Patience is formed. These are generally aces and kings.
Marriage. The placing a card of the same suit on the next one above or below it in value. Any number may be

placed on each other in this way.
Sequence. The regular succession of cards ascending from ace to king, or descending from king to ace; a
sequence need not be of one suit.

Value. The figures of the court cards, and the number of points of the minor ones.
Suit. Either hearts, spades, diamonds, or clubs.
Lane. An empty space in the tableau, which has been formed by the removal of an entire row of cards.
Talon. Cards which, being unsuitable at the moment, are laid aside in one or more packets till they can come

into use.
To play cards.The placing them on the foundations in contradistinction to placing them elsewhere.
The Project Gutenberg eBook of Lady Cadogan's Illustrated Games of Solitaire or Patience, by Lady Adelaide Cadogan
Printed in United States of America
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