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" Passage is a game at dice, which some perhaps may comprehend by the following description: " It is played at but by two, and it is performed with three dice. The caster throws continually till he hath thrown doublets under ten, and then he is out and... "
Pappe with an hatchet ... or ... a sound boxe of the eare, for the idiot ... - Page 45
by Double V (pseud.) - 1844
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The Compleat Gamester: In Three Parts ...

Esq. Richard Seymour - Games - 1754 - 324 pages
...vrei;thy Families it hath, ruined. T*-^-^': > 11 .'.. ' . -'-. . - ' . t: II. Of PASSAG E. . , . . PASSAGE is a Game at Dice to be played at but by Two Perfons ; and it is performed with 3 Dice. The Cafter throws continually, till he hath throwaDoublets...
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A supplement to Johnson's English dictionary: of which the palpable errors ...

George Mason - English language - 1801 - 226 pages
...file forward went, As lay her journey through that perlons pace. Sp.FQVlU.CIfi.io. PA'SSAGE. я " il. A game at dice, to be played at but by two, and performed with three dice. PEA Seo/, a year: but let it pafs, for pa/age carried away the mon part...
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The Ancient British Drama ...

Sir Walter Scott - English drama - 1810 - 614 pages
...recrost with lace, &c." 4 For pottage carried stray, Jfc. — " Passage is a game at dice to be play'd at but by two, and it is performed with three dice....caster throws continually till he hath thrown dubblets uiulcr ten, and then he is out and loscth -. or dubblets above ten, and then he passitlt and wins.—...
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The Ancient British Drama ...

Sir Walter Scott - English drama - 1810 - 614 pages
...lace, &c." 4 Far pottage carried aim-:, Ifc. — " Passage is a game at dice to be play'd at but bv two, and it is performed with three dice. The caster throws continually till he hath thrown dnbblets uuder ten, sad then he is out and loseth ; or dubblets above ten, and then he passeth and...
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Women beware women; Trick to catch the old one, by T. Middleton. A new ...

Charles Wentworth Dilke - English drama - 1815
...; Her duty gets before my command still. * Passage was a very common game in our poet's time. " It is a game at dice to be played at but by two, and...performed with three dice. The caster throws continually tiU he hath thrown dubblets under ten, and then he is out and loseth ; or Hubble ts above ten, and...
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The Works of Ben Jonson...: With Notes Critical and Explanatory ..., Volume 2

Ben Jonson, William Gifford - 1816
...Passage is a game at dice, which some perhaps may comprehend by the following description: " It is played at but by two, and it is performed with three dice. The coster throws continually till he hath thrown doublets under ten, and then he is out and loseth ; or...
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The year book of daily recreation and information

William Hone - 1832
...any other chances lose." It is more largely described, in the " Complete Gamester, 1680," thus :— "Passage is a game at dice to be played at but by...The caster throws continually till he hath thrown doublets under ten, and then he is out and loseth, or doublets above ten, and then he passeth and wins."...
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The works of Thomas Middleton, collected, with some account of the author ...

Thomas Middleton - 1840
...smell 'twill be a match. FAB. Ay, and a sweet young couple, If I have any judgment. n passage] " It is a game at dice, to be played at but by two, and...The caster throws continually till he hath thrown doublets under ten, and then he is out and loseth ; or doublets above ten, and then he passeth and...
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A glossary: or, Collection of words, phrases, names, and allusions ..., Volume 2

Robert Nares - English language - 1859
...specie» of game, played with dice ; in French passc-dix, from the chief law of the game. Passagt it a game at dice to be played at but by two, and it is performed with three dice. The raster throws continually till he hath thrown dubblets nmh-r ten, and then he is out and loseth, or...
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A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions ..., Volume 2

Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright - English language - 1867
...name of a species of game, played with dice ; in French passe-dix, from the chief law of the game. Passage is a game at dice to be played at but by two, and it is performed with three dice. The caster throw! continually till he hnth thrown dubblets nn der ten, am! then he is out and loseth, or dubblets...
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