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By Martin Gardner (editor)

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9780486796864 | Dover Pubns, August 17, 2016, cover price $14.95

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By Mark Burstein (contributor), Lewis Carroll, Martin Gardner (editor) and John Tenniel (illustrator)

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9780393245431 | 150 anv dl edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 5, 2015), cover price $39.95

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The hangman's paradox, cat's cradle, gambling, peg solitaire, pi and e. All these and more are back, in Martin Gardner's inimitable style, with updates on new developments and discoveries. Read about how knots and molecules are related, take a trip into the fourth dimension, try out new dissections of stars, crosses and polygons, and challenge yourself with new twists on classic games.

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9780521756136 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2014, cover price $44.99

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9780521758710 | New edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2014), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The hangman's paradox, cat's cradle, gambling, peg solitaire, pi and e.

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Product Description: A blend of the absurd and the tragic lies at the heart of this immortal baseball ballad, an authentic masterpiece of American humor. This grand edition steps up to the plate with more than fifty bold pen-and-ink drawings that perfectly capture the poem's ironic tone and comic spirit...read more
By Martin Gardner (introduced by), Jim Hull (illustrator) and Ernest Lawrence Thayer

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9780486485102 | Dover Pubns, March 14, 2012, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A blend of the absurd and the tragic lies at the heart of this immortal baseball ballad, an authentic masterpiece of American humor.

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By Martin Gardner and Tom Jorgenson (illustrator)

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9780486476575 | Reprint edition (Dover Pubns, June 16, 2011), cover price $4.99

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By Martin Gardner (introduced by)

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9780486476445 | Dover Pubns, September 15, 2011, cover price $14.99

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Product Description: This book dramatically (by a factor of 2.5) expands its predecessor, the 1994 Colorado Mathematical Olympiad: The First Ten Years and Further Explorations. It conveys the spirit and the exciting history of the competition as well as an outline of all original problems and solutions that have been created for the contest over 20 years mostly by the author...read more
By Philip L. Engel (foreword by), Paul Erdos (foreword by), Martin Gardner (foreword by), Branko Grunbaum (foreword by) and Alexander Soifer

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9780387754710 | Springer Verlag, April 13, 2011, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This book dramatically (by a factor of 2.

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By Martin Gardner and Ken Jennings (contributor)

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9781402765032 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, October 5, 2010, cover price $8.95

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Product Description: Ready to have your mind boggled? World-famous puzzle master Martin Gardner has provided more than 100 ways to give your little gray cells a workout. These unusual puzzles, many of them original, include palindromes, anagrams, rebuses, and logic puzzles...read more
By Martin Gardner and V. G. Myers (illustrator)

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9780486474960 | Dover Pubns, March 18, 2010, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Ready to have your mind boggled?

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Hardcover:

9780809087372 | Hill & Wang Pub, October 13, 2009, cover price $26.00

Miscellaneous:

9781429935548 | Hill & Wang Pub, October 13, 2009, cover price $12.99

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9780521756075 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 6, 2009, cover price $59.99

Paperback:

9780521747011 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 6, 2009, cover price $17.99

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Hexaflexagons, Probability Paradoxes, and the Tower of Hanoi is the inaugural volume in The New Martin Gardner Mathematical Library series. Based off of Gardener's enormously popular Scientific American columns, his puzzles and challenges can now fascinate a whole new generation! Paradoxes and paper-folding, Moebius variations and mnemonics, fallacies, magic square, topological curiosities, parlor tricks, and games ancient and modern, from Polyminoes, Nim, Hex, and the Tower of Hanoi to four-dimensional ticktacktoe. These mathematical recreations, clearly and cleverly presented by Martin Gardner, delight and perplex while demonstrating principles of logic, probability, geometry, and other fields of mathematics. Now the author, in consultation with experts, has added updates to all the chapters, including new game variations, mathematical proofs, and other developments and discoveries.

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9780521756150 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2008), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Hexaflexagons, Probability Paradoxes, and the Tower of Hanoi is the inaugural volume in The New Martin Gardner Mathematical Library series.

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9780521735254 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2008), cover price $17.99

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Martin Gardner continues to delight readers in Origami, Eleusis, and the Soma Cube, the second volume in the new Cambridge series, The New Martin Gardner Mathematical Library, based off his enormously popular Scientific American columns. Gardner introduces young and old readers alike to the Generalized Ham Sandwich Theorem, origami, digital roots, magic squares, the mathematics of cooling coffee, the induction game of Eleusis, Dudeney puzzles, the maze at Hampton Court Palace, and many more mathematical puzzles and principles. Gardner, in consultation with experts, has added updates to all the chapters, including new game variations, mathematical proofs, and other developments and discoveries, to challenge and fascinate a new generation of readers.

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9780521756105 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2008), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Martin Gardner continues to delight readers in Origami, Eleusis, and the Soma Cube, the second volume in the new Cambridge series, The New Martin Gardner Mathematical Library, based off his enormously popular Scientific American columns.

Paperback:

9780521735247 | 1 reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2008), cover price $17.99

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Product Description: Well-known skeptic and acclaimed popular science writer Martin Gardner presents a complete history of the Urantia movement, from its beginnings in the early 20th century to the present day. In addition to providing an outline of the Urantia cult’s worldview, Gardner presents strong evidence to establish the identity of the man whose trancelike orations formed the basis of the book...read more

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9781591026228 | Prometheus Books, August 1, 2008, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Well-known skeptic and acclaimed popular science writer Martin Gardner presents a complete history of the Urantia movement, from its beginnings in the early 20th century to the present day.

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9781434496522 | Lightning Source Inc, November 30, 2007, cover price $14.95

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9788420604633, titled "La nueva era / The New Era: Notas De Un Observador De Lo Marginal" | Poc edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2007), cover price $26.95

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Product Description: Rare book

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9788420603667, titled "La ciencia / Science: Lo Bueno, Lo Malo Y Lo Falso" | Poc edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2007), cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Rare book

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9788420605494, titled "El ahorcamiento inesperado y otros entretenimientos matematicos / The unexpected hanging and other mathematical entertainment" | Poc edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2007), cover price $20.95

By Martin Gardner (editor)

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9780764939686 | Pag edition (Pomegranate, June 1, 2007), cover price $12.99

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By Martin Gardner (editor)

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9780486447025 | Dover Pubns, August 31, 2005, cover price $1.30

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Product Description: "I have always been intrigued by fringe science," writes Martin Gardner in the preface to this book, "perhaps for the same reason that I enjoy freak shows and circuses. Pseudoscientists, especially the extreme cranks, are fascinating creatures for psychological study...read more

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9781591021155 | Prometheus Books, January 4, 2004, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: "I have always been intrigued by fringe science," writes Martin Gardner in the preface to this book, "perhaps for the same reason that I enjoy freak shows and circuses.

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Product Description: ¿Se pueden curar las enfermedades bebiendo la propia orina? Cuestiones risibles como estas parecen ocupar las mentes de millones de personas día tras día, como si la gente estuviera hambrienta de cualquier migaja de conocimiento que se dé aires de ciencia, dispuesta a adoptar teorías traídas por los pelos que sólo provoca...read more

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9788483064559 | Debate Editorial, September 30, 2001, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: ¿Se pueden curar las enfermedades bebiendo la propia orina?

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9783764357023 | Gardners Books, September 23, 1997, cover price $26.25

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