Hoyle s Modern Encyclopedia of Card Games

Author: Walter B. Gibson
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 9780307486097
Release Date: 2013-10-23
Genre: Games & Activities

"According to Hoyle" is the card-table synonym for Correct --a definitive guide to the correct playing of all known card games, with full descriptions and explanations of rules and techniques for each game and its variations. B & W photographs throughout.

Ultimate Book of Card Games

Author: Scott McNeely
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452110486
Release Date: 2012-01-06
Genre: Games

Classic and comprehensive, this guide to over 350 games is sure to appeal to all ages. From Bridge to Poker and Solitaireto Hearts, card games are a beloved source of entertainment and competition (and they are recession proof!). This authoritative book is ideal for every household, college dorm, family cabin, or neighborhood bar that has a pack of cards. Designed in the style of the popular Ultimate Bar Book, this essential resource provides the rules to dozensof variations of your favorite games, and a few you've probably never heard of (Bezique, anyone?). With simple instructions and clear illustrations to guide the way, this volume will be a welcome addition to any gamer's library.

Hoyle s Official Rules of Card Games

Author: Edmond Hoyle
ISBN: 1741850371
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Card games

The comprehensive book has the complete rules of your favourite card games and many you have never even heard of. To learn a new game, to play old favourites better or to settle any question that comes up, this is an authorative reference for any home or card room. A must for anyone who wants to play a card game and play correctly.

The Official Rules of Card Games

Author: Albert H. Morehead
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780449911587
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Games

With complete rules on more than 300 popular card games, including the new international laws of contract bridge, this comprehensive book also includes special sections on: choosing games for particular occasions, teaching card games to children, the etiquette of card games, technical terms used in card games, and more. From the Paperback edition.

According to Hoyle

Author: Richard L. Frey
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780449911563
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Games & Activities

A comprehensive guide to the complete rules of more than two hundred dice games, parlor games, word games, card games, and solitaire games also offers tips on winning play.

Card Games For Dummies

Author: Barry Rigal
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118054765
Release Date: 2011-03-04
Genre: Games

Card games offer loads of fun and one of the best socializing experiences out there. But picking up winning card strategies is a bit of a challenge, and though your buddies may think that picking up the rules of the game is easy, winning is a totally different story. With Card Games For Dummies, Second Edition, you’ll not only be able to play the hottest card games around, you can also apply game-winning strategies and tips to have fun and beat your opponents. Now updated, this hands-on guide shows you everything you need to know—the basics, the tricks, and the techniques—to become a master card player, with expanded coverage on poker as well as online gaming and tournaments. Soon you will have the card-playing power to: Pin down your opponents in Texas Hold’em Show off your power in Stud Poker Hit wisely in Blackjack Break hearts ruthlessly in Hearts Mix up the night with Gin and Rummy Build yourself a victory in Bridge Send them fishing in Go Fish This straightforward, no-nonsense guide features great ways to improve your game and have more fun, as well as a list of places to find out more about your favorite game. It also profiles different variations of each game, making you a player for all seasons!

Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess

Author: Bobby Fischer
Publisher: Bantam Books
ISBN: 9780553263152
Release Date: 1982-07-01
Genre: Games

Programmed text offers experienced as well as beginning players the opportunity to develop chess skills.

The Complete Book of Solitaire and Patience Games

Author: Albert Hodges Morehead
Publisher: Foulsham & Company Limited
ISBN: 0572026544
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Games

Suitable for novice players and seriously addicted, this title helps you to test your wits against of 225 of the best card games ever invented - from familiar and famous to the strange and new.

The World s Greatest Blackjack Book

Author: Lance Humble
Publisher: Main Street Books
ISBN: 0307768635
Release Date: 2010-11-03
Genre: Games & Activities

A revised edition of the blackjack player's bible, with complete information on the odds, betting strategies, and much more -- now updated to include the rules of play in Atlantic City as well as international playing rules. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Book of Card Games

Author: Nikki Katz
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440560149
Release Date: 2013-01-18
Genre: Games

"Contains material adapted and abridged from The everything card games book"--T.p. verso.

Dealer s Choice

Author: James Ernest
Publisher: Overlook Press
ISBN: 1585676543
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Games

An entertaining and comprehensive guide to low stakes poker introduces the basics of the popular game, covering such topics as betting, bluffing, strategy, and more; provides tips on how to host the perfect poker evening at home; presents hilarious profiles of archetypal poker characters; and describes the different varieties of poker, from Follow the Queen and Baseball to esoteric and offbeat variations. Original.

100 Card Games for All the Family

Author: Jeremy Harwood
Publisher: Southwater
ISBN: 1780193033
Release Date: 2014-02-07
Genre: Games

An illustrated guide to more than 100 of the most popular card games outlines essential rules while sharing key winning strategies, historical backgrounds and fun facts for each. Original.

The 99 Critical Shots in Pool

Author: Ray Martin
Publisher: Random House Puzzles & Games
ISBN: 9780812922417
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Games

Over thirty photographs, more than one hundred sixty drawings, and clear explanations reveal the secret strategies and techniques of the game

Shuffle and Deal

Author: Tara Gallagher
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062441522
Release Date: 2015-06-16
Genre: Games & Activities

With 50 popular card games for any number of players, Shuffle and Deal is an indispensable rule book—and the first of its kind to include a diverse collection of colorful vintage card art from all over the world and throughout the ages. Inside you'll find: Complete rules and variations for 50 games, all selected for their fun factor, from Hearts to Rummy 500, from Avalanche to Pinochle Tips for playing strategically Little-known facts on card-playing history More than 300 gorgeous reproductions of vintage card art, from medieval times to the present day It’s time to shuffle and deal! With more than 300 full-color illustrations