This is an old, hardbound book called; Goren’s Hoyle Encyclopedia of Games with official rules and pointers on play including the latest laws of Contract Bridge. There are 656 pages full of games of all sorts with some diagrams and includes a dictionary of games and terms. There are more than 500 games described including Rummy games, Bridge, Poker, Cribbage, Dominoes, Mah Jongg, dice games, Solitaire games and card games for children just as examples. It was written by Charles H. Goren and has a 1961 copyright date by Chancellor Hall, Ltd. of New York. It has its original dust jacket.
It measures about 5 ¾” by 8 ½” by 1 5/8” and is in fairly good condition. The inside pages are generally clean with minimal edge and corner wear and soiling. The spine is tight and the hardbound cover is mostly good with minor edge and corner wear except for one area across the top front cover that is torn as shown in the pictures. The dust cover is worn with crease and small tears along the edges, partially faded and has light soiling.
The pictures are not shown at actual size. Please refer to the description for actual measurements.
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