A most comprehensive and authorative guide to popular games of skill and chance. From Accordion to Zioncheck, Honeymoon Bridge to Heart Solo, Liverpool Rum to Polish Draughts, there’s information and the basic rules of play for over five hundred new and old games. There’s a section on casino games such as Roulette, Baccarat, Blackjack and Craps; the complete official laws of Contract and Duplicate Contract Bridge; coverage of Chess, Backgammon and Mah Jongg; variations for Poker, Hearts and other card games; New children’s and parlour games and literally hundreds of card, dice, word, pen and pencil and board games for the whole family. A real wealth of  timeless entertainment.