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Characters from Charles Dickens
Characters from Charles Dickens
by John Jaques of London (1859)
Player Count
3 to 8
  • Card Game
  • Novel-based
  • Mechanisms
  • Set Collection
  • Family
  • Celebrities: Charles Dickens
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    52 cards, forming 13 sets of four, that is, four characters from the same book.
    You will need a number of coins or buttons before play begins because, as was often the case in Victorian games, players must place a stake into the 'Pool', which will go to the eventual winner.
    Play involves a player leading a character card, say, from Oliver Twist. The next player must follow suit if he has an Oliver Twist character in his hand. The next does likewise and if a trick is completed, the player completing takes the cards and they will form one trick. If a player wins 3 tricks before the cards are exhausted, he wins the game.
    The date is a guess but it must be in the late 1850's because three books are not mentioned, including Great Expectations, which were not published until after that time.

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