The Riddle of the Sphinx: Puzzles from Ancient Egypt

The Riddle of the Sphinx: Puzzles from Ancient Egypt

by Tim Dedopulos


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Conundrums inspired by ancient Egypt that will challenge today’s solvers!The Riddle of the Sphinx is one of the most famous riddles ever told and it took a Greek hero, Oedipus, to solve it. In the last 2,000 years the puzzle has been repeated countless times, but Ancient Egyptian culture positively brimmed with other mysteries and enigmas, too. This illustrated book features Egyptian-inspired brainteasers that will engage and engross contemporary puzzle fans.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780978741
Publisher: Carlton Books
Publication date: 03/07/2017
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 294,073
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.75(h) x (d)

About the Author

Tim Dedopulos is an author, puzzle-setter, and editor. He worked for Wizards of the Coast and White Wolf, and has written role-playing games and fiction. He wrote The Ultimate 1001 Puzzle Book and The Greatest Puzzles Ever Solved (both Carlton). He lives in central London.

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