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Big book of mazes & labyrinths

Walter Shepherd

Big book of mazes & labyrinths

by Walter Shepherd

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Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Maze puzzles

  • Edition Notes

    On spine: Peter Smith

    StatementWalter Shepherd
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17879692M

    William H. Matthews’ Mazes and Labyrinths, published in London in , is itself labyrinthine: a vast and richly illustrated encyclopaedic portrait of these mysterious phenomena across time and space; from the Minotaur of Crete to the great cathedrals of Medieval France . In the British Book Awards, Labyrinth was awarded Best Read of the Year. According to The Sunday Times, it was the second best selling book in the United Kingdom in , after The Da Vinci Code, selling about , copies in paperback. The Guardian ranked it Author: Kate Mosse.

      Mazes have an ancient history spanning thousands of years—though the first mazes weren't mazes at all, but labyrinths, with a single winding path not meant to confuse or puzzle the way we think of traditional mazes. Labyrinths were first designed as spiritual journeys to guide the visitor along a single path, twisting yet : Natasha Geiling.   Henry Eliot's new book about mazes and labyrinths is a printer's worst nightmare. Follow This Thread is both a title and an instruction: To read the book.

    Etymology. Labyrinth is a word of pre-Greek origin, which the Greeks associated with the palace of Knossos in Crete, excavated by Arthur Evans early in the 20th century. The word appears in a Linear B inscription as da-pu-ri-to (𐀅𐀢𐀪𐀵). As early as Maximilian Mayer suggested that labyrinthos might derive from labrys, a Lydian word for "double-bladed axe".   Mazes and Labyrinths: Their History and Development. By William Henry Matthews. Dover Publications, pages. ISBN: X. Originally published in This is the English language Uhr text on labyrinths and mazes. Mr. Matthews was the first to write a well researched book on the subject. Mazes and Mathematics By Tony Phillips.


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The illustrations are all printed in large size (perfect for framing or creating in craft or needlework for even more amazing fun). Some are classical mazes: others are solid mazes, ripple mazes, short-path labyrinths, avoidance labyrinths, mazes in which you have to visit all rooms and mazes that test your skill in countless other ways.4/5().

In labyrinths and mazes the path least traveled does make all the difference but you will also find yourself bridge crossing, escaping from caves, lighting firecrackers, untangling snakes, ringing bells, visiting country taverns, spelling out passwords, and solving a host of other unique problems in Walter Shepherd's fascinating takeoffs on one of the world's oldest/5(3).

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A neat antique book on mazes and Labyrinths. The author mentions that he is influenced by Murray, but it is difficult to tell, but it was 'the times'.

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The biggest maze book to hit shelves this year. Explore worlds made of plants, giant skyscrapers, wild habitats, and futuristic cities, in this book that asks you to trace your way through 14 magical mazes. With things to spot along the way, each maze grows in complexity with every turn of the page/5(31).

In labyrinths and mazes the path least traveled does make all the difference — but you will also find yourself bridge crossing, escaping from caves, lighting firecrackers, untangling snakes, ringing bells, visiting country taverns, spelling out passwords, and solving a host of other unique problems in Walter Shepherd's fascinating takeoffs on one of the world's oldest intellectual.

Kids will love solving the fun and challenging mazes in The Big Book of Mazes. Hidden in each maze are multiple choice answers to questions on a variety of educational topics. Readers can learn even more on the answer pages, where trivia tidbits provide interesting facts on each maze Brand: Kidsbooks LLC.

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Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. In labyrinths and mazes the path least traveled does make all the difference -- but you will also find yourself bridge crossing, escaping from caves, lighting firecrackers. I purchased this book for my small kid ( year old) even I knew it would be too advanced for him.

If you are also looking for a book for a child years old, you can skip this one and look for something like this one: Mazes: Animals: Ages (Activity Zone).I recommend this book for kids from 6 years old (which they will be able to solve around half of the mazes) up to any age (as long as 4/5.

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Entertain and challenge your brain with this bonanza of puzzles. Thirty mind-boggling mazes, created by a master maze designer, include labyrinths involving 3-D constructions, directional arrows, over-and-under structures, as well as key mazes, surface mazes, designated stops, and much more.

Dover Children's Activity Bks.: The Big Book of Mazes and Labyrinths by Walter Shepherd (, Paperback)5/5(4).In this full-color, beautifully illustrated book, MacQueen uses myth, history, and personal experience to explore the spiritual meanings of mazes and labyrinths.

Labyrinths have existed as a spiritual tool for thousands of years, and are found in countries all around the globe.

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