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Games and Fun with Playing Cards

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Here's a collection of 124 games, tricks, puzzles and stunts with cards that will provide hours of entertainment for all ages. 20 varieties of solitaire, old stand-bys — Go Fish, Crazy Eights, Old Maid — and lesser known games — Authors, Frogs in the Pond, Persian Pasha — and much more.

Synopsis:

Over 50 card games--Solitaire, Crazy Eights, Hearts, etc.--plus stunts, magic, puzzles with cards. 75 illus.

Synopsis:

Here's a collection of 124 games, tricks, puzzles and stunts with cards that will provide hours of entertainment for all ages. 20 varieties of solitaire, old stand-bys, and lesser known games.

Table of Contents

How We Got Our Pack of Cards

Card Playing Terms and Procedures

20 Solitaires

  Canfield

  Klondike

  Elevens

  Perpetual Motion

  Even Up

  Beehive

  Gaps

  Roll Call or Talkative

  Idle Year

  Round the Clock

  Pirate Gold

  Lazy Boy

  Auld Lang Syne

  Grandfather's Clock

  Idiot's Delight

  Streets and Alleys

  Royal Marriage

  Hidden Cards

  Fifteens

  Ten of Clubs

12 Games for Two Players

  Rummy

  Two-Ten-Jack

  Fifteen

  Two-Handed Hearts

  War

  Crazy Eights

  Pounce

  Casino

  Stealing the Old Man's Bundle

  Persian Pasha

  Rolling Stone

  Gin Rummy

14 Games for Three or Four Players

  Twenty-Nine

  Stay Away

  Frogs in the Pond

  Authors

  Go Fish!

  Last In

  Donkey

  Slapjack

  Snap

  Yukon

  Hearts

  Old Maid

  Seven-Up or High-Low-Jack

  Poker

12 Games for Large Groups

  Stop-And-Go

  Snip-Snap-Snorum

  Giggle

  Spade the Gardener

  The Earl of Coventry

  My Ship Sails

  I Doubt It

  Bango

  Lottery

  Animals

  Concentration

  Michigan

24 Stunts with Cards

  Tossing Cards Into a Hat

  Magnetizing a Card

  The Five Touching Cards

  An Amusing Card Catch

  The Six-Card Lift

  The Old Army Game

  A Surprising Card Deal

  One Card Under the Other

  The Master Aim

  To Make Four Fives Equal

  The Thirty-Card Race

  The One-Two-Three Card Race

  Making a Card Invisible

  Standing a Card on Edge

  The Whispering Queen

  You Can't Lose

  Coin on Card Stunt

  Card Cross Stunt

  All In Order

  A Baffling Card Stunt

  What's On Your Mind?

  The Elevens Stunt

  Building Card Castles

  Spelling Bee

17 Magic Tricks with Cards

  Telling a Chosen Card

  The Reversed Card

  Cut the Pack

  The Lie Detector Trick

  Instantaneous Reversal

  Mystic Tappit

  Sure Way to Find a Chosen Card

  Four Ace Production

  The There Friendly Queens

  The Three-Card Answer

  A Famous Four-Ace Trick

  "The Treat "Stop!" Trick"

  Magic Card Revelation

  Instant Card Location

  Hit The Deck

  The Mahatma Marvel Card Trick

  Miracle Spot Revelation

25 Puzzles with Cards

  Changing The Rows

  The Add-to-18 Puzzle

  Three-In-A-Row

  The Sixteen-Card Puzzle

  Alternative Cards

  The Five-Kings Puzzle

  The Noble Lords and the Commoners he Commoners

  Tricky Triangle

  Face-Up

  The Star Puzzle

  The Jealous Kings

  The Hourglass Puzzle

  The Eighteen Card Circle

  A Card Brain-Twister

  How Can This Be?

  Card Pick-up Puzzle

  Turn Over All But One

  The Give-and-Take Puzzle

  Odd or Even?

  The Twenty-Four Card Puzzle

  Silly Sam's Pack of Cards

  The Reverse-Order Puzzle

  Card Leapfrog Puzzle

  Put-Them-In-Order Puzzle

  Ace-Two-Three-Four Puzzle

Solutions to Puzzles with Cards

  Changing The Rows

  The Add-to-18 Puzzle

  Three-In-A-Row

  The Sixteen-Card Puzzle

  Alternate Cards

  The Five-Kings Puzzle

  The Noble Lords and the Commoners

  Tricky Triangle

  Face-Up

  The Star Puzzle

  The Jealous Kings

  The Hourglass Puzzle

  The Eighteen Card Circle

  A Card Brain-Twister

  How Can This Be?

  Card Pick-up Puzzle

  Turn Over All But One

  The Give-and-Take Puzzle

  Odd or Even?

  Silly Sam's Pack of Cards

  The Reverse-Order Puzzle

  Card Leapfrog Puzzle

  Put-Them-In-Order Puzzle

  Ace-Two-Three-Four Puzzle

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486239774
Author:
Leeming, Joseph
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Leeming, H.
Author:
, Josep
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Card Games - General
Subject:
Card games
Subject:
Magic
Subject:
Puzzles
Subject:
Games & Activities - General
Subject:
Card Games - Solitaire
Subject:
Card tricks
Subject:
GAMES / Magic
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Activity Books
Publication Date:
19800331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.5 pd
Age Level:
from 10

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Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Games » Magic
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Games » Miscellaneous Games

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Product details 208 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486239774 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Over 50 card games--Solitaire, Crazy Eights, Hearts, etc.--plus stunts, magic, puzzles with cards. 75 illus.

"Synopsis" by ,
Here's a collection of 124 games, tricks, puzzles and stunts with cards that will provide hours of entertainment for all ages. 20 varieties of solitaire, old stand-bys, and lesser known games.
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