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Add a touch of class to your poker table with Genius Writers, featuring some of the most exciting literary figures of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Fifty–four writers from the last 100 years have been chosen from the following periods: Modern, Mid–Century, Postmodern, Contemporary. Marcel George's stunning watercolour portraits of writers of fiction ensure that even if you don't win, you're in good company. Genius Writers can be used in exactly the same way as regular playing cards. Each suit features a group of writers from history with numbers and court cards, including two jokers.
The following periods:
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Ursula K. Le Guin
Philip K. Dick
Gabriel García Márquez
David Foster Wallace
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Karl Ove Knausgard
Jorge Luis Borges
Other Genius decks include:
Genius Music (Genius Playing Cards)
Genius Art (Genius Playing Cards)
About the Author
Marcel George is a London-based illustrator who specializes in creating hand-painted contemporary watercolor illustrations. His clients include the Financial Times, Stella Artois, and Anthropologie.
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