Martin and Levi were bent over a backgammon board in Sandy's study.
"A Son of the Hills" by Harriet T. Comstock
Riding, boating, shooting were Mr. Gladstone's pastimes in the day; billiards, singing, backgammon, and a rubber in the evening.
"The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, Vol. 1 (of 3)" by John Morley
Mrs. Nancy rarely felt lonely when playing backgammon.
"Peak and Prairie" by Anna Fuller
The squire noiselessly laid down the dice and shut the backgammon-board.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 22, September, 1878" by Various
Others were playing dominoes, draughts, backgammon, and cribbage, the boards and appliances all their own work.
"The French Prisoners of Norman Cross A Tale" by Arthur Brown
E'er rose to backgammon his tail-fly or trigger!
"The Book of Humorous Verse" by Various
The newspapers were read through; it still rained heavily without; he could not ask his wife to play a game at backgammon.
"The Last Penny and Other Stories" by T. S. Arthur
BACKGAMMON, a game played with draughtsmen and a special board, depending on the throw of dice.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
He shirked the duties of the parade; he detested the fume of tobacco; he had no taste either for backgammon or for field sports.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
In the coffeehouses the grand sources of amusement are dice and drafts, along with backgammon and billiards.
"Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber" by James Aitken Wylie
Do you enjoy cards or backgammon?
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
I don't suppose anybody ever heard of a backgammon tournament before, but it's going to be great fun.
"A Bookful of Girls" by Anna Fuller
The two ladies were playing backgammon.
"Lippincott's Magazine, September, 1885" by Various
Lettice and Catherine had not long to take it it turns to stay out with him, playing backgammon, at the time of evening prayers.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 3, August, 1850." by Various
She went on, speaking low that nothing should reach the backgammon-players.
"When Ghost Meets Ghost" by William Frend De Morgan
Nor do games such as Chess, Draughts, Halma and Backgammon.
"What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes" by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
Backgammon, too, was an unlucky game to be played with one of a temper such as his.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 2, July, 1850." by Various
She plays a stiff game of backgammon; she never throws but she makes a point; she beats me.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 93, July, 1865" by Various
After dinner the evening was devoted to relaxation, conversation, backgammon, and other games.
"Josephine" by John S. C. Abbott
Dice seem always to have been employed, as is the case to-day, for gambling purposes, and they are also used in such games as backgammon.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 4" by Various