La Nivernaise

Solitaire Rules

La Nivernaise Solitaire/Patience rules for La Nivernaise

Object of the game
Move all the cards to the foundations
Deck
Two standard decks (104 cards)
Foundation
  • Four foundations built up by suit from Ace to King
  • Four foundations built down by suit from King to Ace
  • The top card of each pile is available for play
Tableau
  • Six tableau piles with Four cards each
  • The top card of each pile is available for play on the foundations or the reserves
  • Empty spaces are immediately filled by a new set of four cards from the stock
  • No building is allowed on the tableau piles
Reserve
  • Eight reserves with One card each
  • Storage location for any card from the tableau, only One card may be placed on each pile until needed
  • The top card of each pile is available for play on the foundations
Stock
  • When selected, deals Four cards to each tableau pile
  • When selected and the stock is empty, all cards are collected and dealt out again onto the tableau with Four cards each without shuffling
  • Two redeals are permitted (Three deals in all)

La Nivernaise


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