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Edgar Allen Poe's Puzzles from Beyond the Grave

Cryptic Conundrums from the World and Works of the Gothic Genius

Jason Ward

Taking abridged versions of 'The Raven' and six of Poe's stories as their starting point, this is a collection of 89 ingenious enigmas, riddles, ciphers and logic problems. Some are from the mind of the master himself – such as the cryptic question ‘What must you do to a tea table to make it fit to consume?’ – while others are inspired by situations found in his stories of detection and Gothic horror. Solutions are provided in case human ingenuity fails.

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  • Publisher: Carlton
  • Year: 2018
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 235x170mm
  • ISBN: 9781787391024
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.8kg
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