Logo

Chance and Luck by Richard A. Proctor

Large book cover: Chance and Luck

Chance and Luck
by

Publisher: Longmans, Green, and Co.
ISBN/ASIN: 0978375289
Number of pages: 164

Description:
This book contains a discussion of the laws of luck, coincidences, wagers, lotteries and the fallacies of gambling, with notes on poker and martingales, explaining in detail the law of probability, the types of gambling, the classification of gamblers, their belief, fallacies and superstitions about luck in the chance games.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(630KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Tabletop: Analog Game DesignTabletop: Analog Game Design
by
In this volume, people of diverse backgrounds talk about tabletop games, game culture, and the intersection of games with learning, theater, and other forms. Some have chosen to write about their design process, others about games they admire...
(6042 views)
Book cover: Rational Amusement for Winter EveningsRational Amusement for Winter Evenings
by - Longman
Rational amusement for winter evenings, or, a collection of above 200 curious and interesting puzzles and paradoxes relating to arithmetic, geometry, geography, etc: with their solutions, and four plates, designed chiefly for young persons.
(8884 views)
Book cover: Endless AmusementEndless Amusement
- Lea and Blanchard
A collection of experiments in various branches of science, including acoustics, electricity, magnetism, arithmetic, hydraulics, mechanics, chemistry, hydrostatics, optics, the air-pump, all the popular tricks and changes of the cards, etc.
(12559 views)
Book cover: Cribbage: A Strategy Guide for BeginnersCribbage: A Strategy Guide for Beginners
by - Smashwords
This guide fully explains the rules of the game so that they can be understood by complete beginners. The guide also discusses various cribbage concepts, from the most basic tips to complex strategies that will improve the skills of many players.
(2936 views)