## Amusements in mathematics |

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User Review - sthitha_pragjna - LibraryThingThe spiritual forebear of Martin Gardner and all later puzzlers. Dissection puzzles, chessboard puzzles, old British currency making change puzzles, etc. etc. Read full review

### Contents

Geometrical Problems | 27 |

Points and Lines Problems | 56 |

Unicursal and Route Problems | 68 |

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