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Fox and Geese (Tods and Lambs, Renard et les Poules, Marelle Quintuple, Lupo e Pecore, Fuchs und Gänse, Hühner, Fuchs im Hünerhof, Schaap en Wolf, Räfspel, Volki Ovtsy)
Ruleset: Seventeen Geese


See the game Fox and Geese for more details.


Described by J. Strutt.


Alternative rules provided by Joseph Strutt, played in late eighteenth or early nineteenth century Englamd.


Seventeen Geese, in the same arrangement as with thirteen except the four extra appear start, two on the left and two on the right, in the next rank in front of the rest. Geese move orthogonally forward or to the side only. The fox moves orthogonally.


Strutt 1801 (1845): 318-319.

Other Rulesets

Described rulesets
Thirteen Geese Murray Described by H. J. R. Murray.





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