Early Eastern Orthodox churches were mainly made of wood, while major cathedrals often featured scores of small domes.The 10th-century Church of the Tithes in Kiev was the first to be made of stone.
The games are at present listed in alphabetical order (with numbers at the end). An adding up and trick-taking game for two or four players, by David Parlett.
This section of the card games site is devoted to new games played with existing cards.
The idea is to provide a forum for card game inventors to publish their ideas, and to try out and comment on each other's games.
If you would like to contribute a game of your own to this page, or publish a comment, variation or improvement on one of the games here, you can send me your contribution by e-mail. It is surprisingly hard to write out the rules of a game in a way that can easily be understood by a reader who has not seen it played.
In most cases I will write back and ask you a few questions, to clarify any doubtful points.