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Charades with the Duke of Wellington

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Charades with the Duke of Wellington

Postby Shannon Selin » February 3rd, 2017, 1:24 am

Thanks to Harriet Leveson-Gower (Countess Granville), we have a description of a game of charades played by the Duke of Wellington in January 1821. You can read that, along with a summary of the origins of charades, in my latest article:
http://shannonselin.com/2017/01/charades-duke-of-wellington/.

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Shannon
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Re: Charades with the Duke of Wellington

Postby Mark » February 6th, 2017, 11:37 am

Interesting article! Thanks for sharing, Shannon!

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