Excerpt from Patience: A Series of Games With Cards In bringing out a new edition of my little book, I have taken the opportunity to make a few explanations of difficulties which have been reported to me in regard to the old games, as well as to add new ones. A peculiar menclature has naturally arisen in the use of Patience, which is t always carefully employed by writers or understood by learners. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.