Card Games: 100 Best-Loved games

Editor/Author Arnold, Peter
Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Chambers Harrap

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0550-10179-2
Category: Arts & Leisure - Sports
Image Count: 163
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Clear and concise, this new fully-illustrated collection is as fun as it is authoritative. It features a glossary, a history of card games, advice on card-playing etiquette, and information on playing cards on the Internet.

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Contributors
  • Card Games
  • Accordion
  • All Fours
  • Baccarat
  • Beggar My Neighbour
  • Belvedere
  • Bezique
  • Bisley
  • Blackjack
  • Black Maria
  • Brag
  • Bridge
  • Calabresella
  • Calculation
  • California Jack
  • Calypso
  • Canasta
  • Casino
  • Cheat
  • Cinch
  • Clock
  • Comet
  • Coon
  • Crazy Eights
  • Cribbage
  • Demon
  • Easy Go
  • Écarté
  • Euchre
  • Fan Tan
  • Five Hundred
  • Flower Garden
  • German Whist
  • Gin
  • Go Fish
  • Hasenpfeffer
  • Hearts
  • Hoggenheimer
  • King
  • Klaberjass
  • Klondike
  • Knaves
  • Knockout Whist
  • La
  • Le Truc
  • Limited
  • Loo
  • Miss
  • Monte Bank
  • Napoleon
  • Newmarket
  • Nomination Whist
  • Oklahoma
  • Old Maid
  • Ombre
  • Omnibus Hearts
  • Panguingue
  • Pelmanism
  • Pig
  • Pinochle
  • Piquet
  • Pitch
  • Poker
  • Polignac
  • Pontoon
  • Pope
  • Preference
  • President
  • Pyramid
  • Quinto
  • Ranter Go Round
  • Red Dog
  • Rockaway
  • Rolling Stone
  • Rummy
  • Russian Bank
  • St Helena
  • Salic
  • Schafkopf
  • Scotch Whist
  • Shithead
  • Sir
  • Skat
  • Slap-Jack
  • Slippery Sam
  • Snap
  • Snip-Snap-Snorem
  • Solo
  • Spade the Gardener
  • Spider
  • Spinado
  • Spoil
  • Switch
  • Tablanette
  • Thirty-One
  • Towie
  • Trente et Quarante
  • Vacancies
  • Vanishing Cross
  • Whist
  • Yukon
  • More About Playing Cards
  • Card Games Basics
  • Card Games Glossary
  • Playing Cards History
  • Court Cards
  • Customs, Practices and Etiquette
  • Card Sharp's Guide