Richard L. Frey and Edmond Hoyle - According to Hoyle: Official Rules of More Than 200 Popular Games of Skill and Chance With Expert Advice on Winning Play
"A must for anyone who wants to play a game and play it correctly." Charles H. Goren Whether you play card games, dice games, parlor games, word games, chess, checker, backgammon, or solitaire games,...
Pros: Concise rules for many popular games.
Cons: Best for those who have some familiarity with a particular game.