**A Tangled Tale**

by Lewis Carroll

**Publisher**: Macmillan and Co. 1885**ISBN/ASIN**: 1162908807**Number of pages**: 192

**Description**:

This book combines fairly challenging math problems with Lewis Carol's wit and fantastic humor, which makes the book readable even without the mental challenge. The writer's intention was to embody in each Knot one or more mathematical questions - in Arithmetic, Algebra, or Geometry - for the amusement of the readers.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(multiple formats)

## Similar books

**The Mathemagician and Pied Puzzler: A Collection in Tribute to Martin Gardner**

by

**Martin Gardner, at al.**-

**AK Peters**

Comprises an imaginative collection of pieces created in tribute to Martin Gardner. Contains pieces as widely varied as Gardner's own interests ranging from limericks to lengthly treatises, from mathematical journal articles to personal stories.

(

**15899**views)

**Symbolic Logic**

by

**Lewis Carroll**-

**Macmillan and co**

Here you see Carroll the mathematician at his playful best. This isn't about modern symbolic logic but about ways of expressing classical logic with symbols. It's loaded with amusing problems to delight any mathematical puzzler.

(

**16876**views)

**Math Puzzles**

by

**Umesh P N**

The puzzles in this volume were discussed in a Malayalam blog for Mathematics teachers in Kerala. Many of these were solved by the readers of that blog. This volume attempts to provide detailed explanation how these can be solved mathematically.

(

**14523**views)

**Mathematical Recreations and Essays**

by

**W. W. Rouse Ball**-

**Macmillan**

This is a classic collection of mathematical recreations, a comprehensive source for information about magic squares, Platonic and Archimedian solids, chessboard recreations, and just about any other variety of math-related puzzle you could name.

(

**15481**views)