Backgammon Books

  A Handbook of Draughts, with a Chapter on Backgammon

  AUTHOR: George F. Pardon
  YEAR: 1862
  PUBLISHER: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge
  CITY: New York
  BINDING: Hardcover
  PAGES: 95
  SIZE: 14 cm high, 9 cm wide
  NOTE: Only 20 pages are devoted to backgammon.
Backgammon and Draughts (or Checkers), 1889

Origin of the Game
Technical Terms of the Game
How the Game is Played
Hoyle's Hints, Observations, and Cautions
Directions for Bearing your Men
The Laws of Backgammon
General Instructions
Playing at Setting Out the thirty-six Chances of the Dice for a Gammon or a Single Hit
How to Play for Chances when you play only for a Hit
A Case of Curiosity
Critical Case for a Back-Game
Calculation of Chances
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