The Penguin Book of Puzzles

The Penguin Book of Puzzles

Author: Gareth Moore

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780718188610

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 288

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For the puzzle fanatic. A collection of challenges from throughout history, featuring some of the greatest ever puzzle masters . . . -------------------------- A Sumerian Riddle (circa 18th Century) There is a house. The blind enter it and then come out seeing. What is that house? -------------------------- A Charade I have wings, yet never fly - I have sails, yet never go - I cant keep still, if I try, Yet forever stand just so. -------------------------- From the riddles of the ancients to puzzles that perplex the greatest minds of today, The Penguin Book of Puzzles is a glorious compendium of conundrums from throughout history. These challenges will require all the reader's wits to solve, but range from the easy to the brain-bending and are suitable for novice and veteran puzzlers alike. There is something here to suit every taste, including crosswords, mathematical challenges, word games and logic conundrums, but also some intriguing types of puzzles that have been unearthed from centuries gone by. Timeless and entertaining, there are hours of fun waiting in this miscellany of puzzlement.
The Penguin Book of Puzzles
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Gareth Moore
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-02 - Publisher: Penguin UK

For the puzzle fanatic. A collection of challenges from throughout history, featuring some of the greatest ever puzzle masters . . . -------------------------- A Sumerian Riddle (circa 18th Century) There is a house. The blind enter it and then come out seeing. What is that house? -------------------------- A Charade I
The Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers
Language: en
Pages: 231
Authors: David Wells
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-09-04 - Publisher: Penguin

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Pages: 132
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Sudoku is a phenomenon all over the world. The addictive logic game, originated in the U.K. and popularized in Japan, has spread across the globe. The puzzles are now syndicated daily in newspapers in Australia, Germany, Scandinavia, Italy, and Spain, and the mania for Sudoku has just reached us. Sudoku
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