According to Hoyle: Official Rules of More Than 300 Popular Games of Skill and Chance, with Expert Advice on Winning Play

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Hawthorn Books, 1965 - Games - 320 pages
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What more can I say other than it sure comes in handy when needing to refer to the rules of a card game. Read full review


Accordion 192
Baccarat 210
Block Game 226

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ace high announce auction Baccarat Backgammon betting interval Bezique bidder boneyard boodle Bridge game Bridge scoring called canasta card face down cards are dealt cards count cards speak Casino checkmate chips CHUCK-A-LUCK Conquian Contract Bridge count counting cards crib Cribbage deal dealer declarer deuces dice discard pile double doublet draw by agreement Draw Poker dummy DUPLICATE BRIDGE Edmond Hoyle either eldest hand Euchre exposed card face card Fan Tan five cards five-card Stud flush follow suit forced bid four aces four cards Full House Gerber Convention Gin Rummy Golf Solitaire goulash HASENPFEFFER high cards high-card points highest card highest trump hole card incorrect initial meld Irregularities jack joker king king row Knock Rummy KRIEGSPIEL last trick loses low hand matadors meld Misdeal move no-trump nondealer number of cards object of play Omnibus Hearts one-club opening lead opponent OPTIONAL LAWS overcall Pachisi pack of 52 pair Panguingue partner partnerships pass penalty card Pinochle placed face play continues played cards player draws player in turn player receives points poker hand POKER SQUARES queen revoke roll rook rotation Rubicon Rummy Samba SCHAFKOPF score sequence seven Seven-Card Stud showdown shuffled SICILIAN DEFENSE side skat spade suit spades Stayman Convention straight flush Stud Poker Stuss suit led suit rank tableau takeout double talon ten cards three cards Three-Card Monte three-hand too few cards top card trump card trump suit turn-up two-hand upcard Vanderbilt Club variant widow wild cards winner wins

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