• Peter Berthoud

Just William

Updated: Sep 4

Just William Card Game by Richmal Crompton, Pepys Series


First Published: 1952, Pepys Series by Castell Brothers Ltd., St. Cross Street, London

Illustrator or Designer: Thomas Henry


Contents: 44 Cards + Rules Booklet


Just William Box Front With Title Card
Just William Box Front With Title Card

The pack contains 10 sets of 4 cards, each set being illustrated with pictures from one of the 'William' books. There are also 2 identical Violet Elizabeth cards and 2 William cards.


Just William cards: Just William & More William
Just William cards: Just William & More William

Just William cards: William Again & William the Rebel
Just William cards: William Again & William the Rebel

Just William cards: William the Showman & William the Gangster
Just William cards: William the Showman & William the Gangster

Just William cards: William the Detective & William the Outlaw
Just William cards: William the Detective & William the Outlaw

Just William cards: William the Pirate & William the Bold
Just William cards: William the Pirate & William the Bold

Just William cards: Violet Elizabeth & William
Just William cards: Violet Elizabeth & William


In his feature on Just William for World of Playing Cards Rex Pitts includes a brief biography of Richmal Crompton, with images of early editions of all the books featured in the game along with a list of every William book.




Game & Version Details



Just William - Card Back



Just William - Rules Front



Just William - Rules Back



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Just William - Box Back



Just William - Box Top



Just William - Box Side Left



Just William - Box Base



Just William - Box Side Right



​Just William - Box Back With Flap