Alice in Puzzle-Land has ratings and 13 reviews. Riku said: Raymond Smullyan is famed to be a philosopher, logician, mathematician, musician, magicia. Alice in Puzzle-Land by Raymond M. Smullyan, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. “Alice in Puzzle-Land” is a charming and challenging adventure — a perfect tribute to Lewis Carroll’s Alice. There are several puzzles in the.

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The mystery of the “tarts,” surrree. If you wish to have your intellectual muscles worked and smile while it is done, then this book is for you.

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Alice in Puzzle-Land by Raymond M. Smullyan

Perplexing Puzzles and Tantalizing Teasers. The Merry Prankster Raymond Smullyanmathematician, logician, magician, creator of extraordinary puzzles, philosopher, pianist, and man of many parts.

Paperbackpages. Best known for his mathematical and creative logic puzzles and games, he is also a concert pianist and a magician.

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Books by Raymond M. The puzzles become progressively more complex, and complete solutions appear at the end. Best known for his mathematical and creative logic puzzles and games, he was also a concert pianist and a magician.


I will admit, though, the setup and structure of the ending puzzle, which was about Alice dreaming about herself, was pretty cool. I tend rather to be critical of precise statements: Written at a lower level than some of his other books, no background in formal logic is necessary to understand and solve all of the problems in this collection.

Who Stole The Tarts? Courier Corporation- Mathematics – pages.

Alice in Puzzle-Land : A Carrollian Tale for Children Under Eighty

In the Author’s Own Words: Then translating this into a story with Alice in Wonderland names. He is “simply the best” is the phrase that most accurately describes the ability of Raymond Smullyan to create puzzles in logic. Open Preview See a Problem? Jason rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Rebecca rated it really liked it Slice 25, Puzzle authority Alife Gardner provides an Introduction to the text, which is enhanced by sixty charming illustrations.

Tanto per cambiare, ci sono anche un paio di capitoli di “problemi per cui non serve l’algebra”, semplici problemi aritmetici che possono per l’appunto essere risolti con un po’ di attenzione e di conti ma senza dover scrivere un sistema di equazioni.

Recreations in the Theory of Numbers A. Published June 5th by Penguin Books first published The puzzles become progressively more complex, and complete solutions appear at the end. This is in the spirit of the originals, of course.


The Lady or the Tiger? An absolutely awesome book on deductive logic. It may even be worth a read just because of that. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. No trivia or quizzes yet. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Then scrambling these statements using logic rules: And I’m certainly not going to waste my time solving these problems just because I read them in a fanfic iin a book inside a book about an insane drug land.

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I own and read every book of his Puzzlelaand can get my hands on. And it might just send you back to reread Alice. Whitney Todd rated it it was amazing Jan 19, Nov 21, Alanna rated it it was amazing Shelves: