The Penguin Book of Card Games download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Parlett

The Penguin Book of Card Games download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Parlett year 2009
  • Book name: The Penguin Book of Card Games
  • Author: David Parlett
  • Release date: 2009/5/26
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Crafts and Hobbies
  • ISBN: 9780141037875
  • Rating: 8.47 of 10
  • Votes: 895
  • Review by: Legend Sprague
  • Review rating: 7.64 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/31
  • Total pages: 688
  • Includes a PDF summary of 67 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Penguin Book of Card Games is the authoritative up-to-date compendium, describing an abundance of games to be played both for fun and by serious players.Auctions, trumpless hands, cross-ruffing and lurching: card players have a language all of their own. From games of high skill (Bridge) to games of high chance (Newmarket) to trick-taking (Whist) and banking (Pontoon), David Parlett, seasoned specialist in card games, takes us masterfully through the countless games to choose from.Not content to merely show us games with the conventional fifty-two card pack, Parlett covers many games played with other types of cards - are you brave enough to play with Tarot? With a 'working description' of each game, with the rules, variations and origins of each, as well as an appendix of games invented by the author himself, The Penguin Book of Card Games will delight, entertain and inform both the novice and the seasoned player.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 30H23M12S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Hobby and Gaming Books, Personal Development
  • Available formats: WORD, EPUB, DOCX, TIFF, PDF, DOC, TXT, HTML. Compressed in TAR.GZ, AZW, ZIP, RAR, XZ, TZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 19.32 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x38mm
  • Weight: 495g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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