WorldCat Identities

Arnold, Peter 1931-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 347 publications in 5 languages and 8,465 library holdings
Genres: Records (Sports)  History  Biography  Board games  Games  Encyclopedias  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Originator, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Arnold
The book of card games by Peter Arnold( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides rules, tips, strategies, and an index by number of players needed, for games requiring only the standard deck
The Olympic Games : complete track and field results, 1896-1988 by Barry J Hugman( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of games by Peter Arnold( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and French and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book teaches readers how to play and win more than 40 of the world's most popular board and card games. The rules and basic principles of each game, and many of its variants, are described and accompanied by helpful step-by-step diagrams. In addition there are sections on the most successful strategies and example games are played through with instructive commentaries. Table games such as backgammon, chess, dice games, hex, shogi and draughts, card games such as cribbage, bridge, solo whist, tarot, piquet and gambling games such as baccarat, blackjack, craps, new market, red dog, roulette and brag are included. www.clevercom.co.uk Site accessed 18/04/2007
Card games for one by Peter Arnold( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This super collection covers all levels, from easy Pairs Patience to the more complex Victoria Reel. The instructions explain all the rules, tactics, and terminology, while the color card layouts illustrate the different hands. Take out a single pack and try your luck on Accordion, Beleaguered Castle, Quadrille, and dozens of others. Or double your fun with two-packers
The Illustrated book of table games( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy card tricks by Peter Arnold( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrating some of the most popular card tricks, this book includes instructions for 50 easy-to-master conjuring illusions
Family party games : 100 fun games for all occasions by Peter Arnold( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete book of card games by Peter Arnold( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From classics like Bridge and Rummy to the curiously named Red Dog or Beleaguered Castle, there's a game to suit everyone
How to play poker by Peter Arnold( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From historical games that kept the likes of Napoleon and Tolstoy amused to today's modern interpretations, this title features over 70 of the world's most challenging patience and solitaire games
The complete book of indoor games by Peter Arnold( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Card games for one to five or more players, party games, banking games, board and tile games, dice games and roulette
The ultimate encyclopedia of cricket : the definitive illustrated guide to world cricket by Peter Arnold( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each section looks at a different facet of cricket, be it the history, the way the sport has spread across the continents, legendary and great players, test matches, the World Cup, other limited overs internationals. A study of the culture of cricket, the records, facts and figures
All-time greats of boxing by Peter Arnold( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the exciting stories of the greatest kings of the boxing ring, bringing their careers to life in words and pictures, with 200 photographs in black-and-white and color
Basic bridge by Peter Arnold( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quick and easy beginner's course to the world's most popular card game
Chambers card games for families : the ultimate family pastime by Peter Arnold( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to play more than 50 family card games Ranging from slap-jack and snap to patience and pontoon, these games are highly entertaining as well as quick and easy to learn. The book includes simple games that children can play on their own, as well as more intricate games for the whole family, and is ideal for players of any age and experience. With clear descriptions, helpful illustrations, and useful tips, this is an essential companion for hours of family fun
The encyclopedia of gambling : the game, the odds, the techniques, the people and places, the myths and history by Peter Arnold( Book )

11 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in French and English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce "guide mondial" est tout à la fois un album, un livre de lecture et un ouvrage de référence. Particulièrement complet, il étudie "les règles, les cotes, les mythes et l'histoire" des jeux de hasard et d'adresse, "la passion de ceux qui les pratiquent et les endroits fabuleux où ils sont autorisés". L'auteur envisage également les jeux sur les sports: courses de chevaux, combats et autres. L'aspect mathématique du jeu fait l'objet d'un chapitre important. Illustration abondante
One hundred indoor games you can play( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of gambling by Peter Arnold( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skateboarding by Peter Arnold( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Swedish and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the history of skateboarding, types of skateboards and other necessary equipment, and the techniques of successful skateboarding
The Olympic games : Athens 1896 to Los Angeles 1984 by Peter Arnold( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Olympic games, from their origins in ancient Greece to their revival, with photos, starting in Athens in 1896 to Los Angeles in 1984. The Olympic Games, summer and winter, is described, with emphasis on the athletes
Chambers card games : 100 best-loved games by Peter Arnold( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clear and concise, this new fully-illustrated collection featuring over 95 great games is authoritative, yet great fun. Chambers Card Games includes a wide-ranging selection of card games: setting out the rules, explaining how to play and offering strategies and hints
 
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Family party games : 100 fun games for all occasions
Alternative Names
Арнольд, Питер 1931-

アーノルド, ピーター

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Card games for oneEasy card tricksFamily party games : 100 fun games for all occasionsThe complete book of card gamesHow to play pokerThe ultimate encyclopedia of cricket : the definitive illustrated guide to world cricketBasic bridgeChambers card games for families : the ultimate family pastimeChambers card games : 100 best-loved games