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Of the laws of chance, [electronic resource] : or, a method of calculation of the hazards of game, plainly demonstrated, and applied to games at present most in use; which may be easily extended to the most intricate cases of chance imaginable. The fourth edition, revis'd by John Ham. By whom is added, a demonstration of the gain of the banker in any Circumstance of the game call'd Pharaon; and how to determine the odds at the Ace of Hearts or Fair Chance; with the arithmetical solution of some questions relating to lotteries; and a few remarks upon Hazard and Backgammon.

Author/Creator:
Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695.
Publication:
London : printed for B. Motte and C. Bathurst, at the Middle-Temple Gate in Fleet-Street, M.DCC.XXXVIII. [1738]
Format/Description:
Book
x,[2],100p. ; 8⁰.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
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Standardized Title:
De ratiociniis in ludo aleae. English
Subjects:
Game theory.
Probabilities.
Games of chance (Mathematics).
Place of Publication:
England London.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
Anonymous. By Christiaan Huygens.
A translation, by John Arbuthnot, of 'De ratiociniis in ludo aleae'.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library.
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, N10537.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.