Mathematical Wizardry for a Gardner

£50.00

By Ed Pegg Jr, Tom Rodgers, Alan Schoen

In this volume, world-leading puzzle designers, puzzle collectors, mathematicians, and magicians continue the tradition of honoring Martin Gardner, who inspired them to enter mathematics, to enter magic, to bring magic into their mathematics, or to bring mathematics into their magic. This edited collection contains a variety of articles connected to puzzles, magic, and/or mathematics, including the history behind given puzzles, solitaire puzzles, two-person games, and mathematically interesting objects. Topics include tangrams, peg solitaire, sodoku, coin-weighing problems, anamorphoses, and more!
258 pages. Hardback Publisher AK Peters. Perfect condition other than an inscription backed out. Highly collectable!