* '''Published:''' June 1978 * '''Publisher:''' TSR * '''Author:''' Gary Gygax * '''Format:''' 128 page hardback * '''Rules:''' AD&D 1st Edition * '''Product:''' * [[http://www.acaeum.com/ddindexes/setpages/phb.html|Acaeum]] * [[https://rpggeek.com/rpgitem/43359/players-handbook-add-1e|RPG Geek]] * [[https://index.rpg.net/display-entry.phtml?mainid=126&editionid=141|RPG Net]] * [[http://tsr.bothgunsblazing.com/dd1/phb.htm|TSR Archive]] * [[wp>Player's Handbook|Wikipedia]]
No more searching through stacks of books and magazines to find out what you need to know. The Player's Handbook puts it all at your fingertips, including:
* All recommended character classes - Fighters, Paladins, Rangers, Magic-Users, etc. * Character Races - Dwarves, Elves, Gnomes, Half-Orcs, Humans, etc. * Character level statistics * Equipment lists with costs * Spell listings by level and descriptions of effects (including many new spells)
As a Dungeon Adventurer or a Dungeon Master, you will find the contents of this book to be what you have been waiting for. All useful material is now compiled under one cover, especially for players!