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The Pyrgic Puzzler: Classic Conundrums (Dover Recreational Math)by Christopher Maslanka
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Eighty mind-bending problems combine the eccentricity of Lewis Carroll with the genius of Einstein. Loaded with chuckles and challenges, the puzzles promise to test the powers of logic and ingenuity of even the most avid fans of brain teasers. Episodes of deliciously tangled storytelling involve an endearing crew of characters, including mad scientist Cryogenes Rosencrumpett, Professor Didipotamus, Dr. Chronos, Miss Grammatica, and astronomer Seymour Stars. The puzzles feature hints as well as complete solutions, and enchanting surrealistic illustrations provide valuable clues.
Eighty mind-bending problems feature eccentric characters, delightfully surrealistic illustrations, and humorous situations. The author offers hints as well as solutions in a splendid tangle of storytelling that provides both chuckles and challenges.
Filled with eccentric characters, surrealistic illustrations, and humorous situations, 80 mind-bending problems will test the powers of logic and ingenuity of even the most avid puzzlists. The author, acclaimed as "the foremost British enigmatologist" by The Oxford Times, offers hints as well as solutions in a splendid tangle of storytelling that provides both chuckles and challenges.
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