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Charades, enigmas, and riddles

Charades, enigmas, and riddles

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Published by J. Hall and son; [etc., etc.] in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Charades. [from old catalog],
  • Riddles. [from old catalog]

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6371 .C45 1860
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25493571M
    LC Control Number13002763

    Riddles in Rhyme, a Book of Enigmas-Charades-Conundrums. $ + $ Shipping. "A HISTORY OF STEEPLE ASTON & MIDDLE ASTON" by BROOKES - ILLUS - SCARCE. $ + $ Shipping. Antique The Book Of Riddles:Contains Charades Enigmas Conundrums Rebuses Puzzles. $ + $ Rating: % positive. The Cambridge Companion to ‘Emma' - edited by Peter Sabor August Author: Jillian Heydt-Stevenson.

    Get this from a library! Excursions into puzzledom: a book of charades, acrostics, enigmas, conundrums, &c.. [Tom Hood; Frances Freeling Broderip; Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress)]. Join in the pun! Hundreds of riddles, charades, puzzles, and word games-accompanied by charming illustrations-promise to keep readers of all ages chuckling for hours. Paperback, pages, recommended for children ages 8 and up! Riddles, Riddles, Riddles: Enigmas and Anagrams, Puns and Puzzles, Quizzes and Conundrums! () by Joseph LeemingPages:

      texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK a collection of amusing and entertaining riddles, enigmas, charades and puzzles a collection of amusing and entertaining riddles, enigmas, charades and puzzles by Eaton, Charles B. [from old catalog] Publication date TopicsPages: The charades and riddle in Emma, and their answers "He was invited to contribute any really good enigmas, charades, or conundrums that he might recollect" is directly quoting from the "Form of Solemnization of Matrimony" (i.e. wedding ceremony) from the Church of England Book .


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Best Selling in Nonfiction. See all. Current slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES}- Best Selling. The Book Of Riddles: Containing Charades, Enigmas, Conundrums, Rebuses, Puzzles, Anagrams, Acting Charades, Acting Proverbs, Etc.

() by Mrs. Pullan enigmas Paperback. Upwards of five hundred charades. RIDDLE BOOK. No date, circawith ads for all sorts of. spine ends. A Collection of. We are happy to combine. spotting, a few notations. See photos. Beeton's RIDDLE BOOK charades, enigmas c. Illustrated antique HC Seller Rating: % positive.

Locate Riddles Enigmas available today online. Game of Thrones Fashionable Puzzler; Fashionable Puzzler Or Book Of Riddles Collection Of Enigmas Charades 1st ; $ Enigmas And; Enigmas And Riddles In Literature By Eleanor Cook English Hardcover Book Free $ Antique The; Antique The Book Of Riddlescontains Charades Enigmas.

and riddles book The Fashionable Puzzler, Or, Book Of Riddles: A Collection Enigmas Enigmas, Charades, Rebusses, Anagrams, Logogriphes, And Conundrums Paperback – J Author: American lady. Book of riddles and five hundred home amusements: containing a choice and curious collection of riddles, charades, enigmas, rebuses, anagrams, transpositions, conundrums, amusing puzzles, queer sleights, and riddles book in arithmetic, fireside games, and natural magic, embracing entertaining amusements in magnetism, chemistry, second sight, and simple recreations in science for family and.

One of the books written by Eliza Smithson provides an unusual mixture of medicinal receipts, poems, and most surprisingly, a large variety of riddles seemingly written in and Solutions to some of the riddles are given, written in a different hand.

Among these riddles are enigmas, charades. excellent introductory books to riddles in general, such as Mark Bryant’s Dictionary of Riddles (), or, casting a wider net, Tony Augarde’s Oxford Guide to Word-Games ().

But very few literary scholars and critics have taken up questions of riddle and enigma in general, though. When searching, keep in mind that titles originally published after about are often about acting charades, rather than the rhyming riddles featured in this blog.

Another source, in case you don't necessarily want to buy, is the Special Collections department of a university or major public library. Excerpt from Book of Riddles and Five Hundred Home Amusements: Containing a Choice and Curious Collection of Riddles, Charades, Enigmas, Rebuses, Anagrams, Transpositions, Conundrums, Amusing Puzzles, Queer Sleights, Recreations in Arithmetic, Fireside Games, and Natural MagicAuthor: Wiljalba Frikell.

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Riddles and Conundrums; Including Charades, Enigmas, Paradoxes, Anagrams, Missing Word Puzzles, Magic Squares and Other Diversions for All OccasionsAuthor: Paul W. Kearney. The book is organized by puzzle type: "Enigmas."(Mystery riddles of the sort that Gollum, the Sphinx, and the Anglo-Saxons liked to ask.)-"Logogriphs."("In this puzzle, the keyword was enigmatically expressed, and then clues were given to other words which were composed of letters contained in theone logogriph appeared in The Masquerade on the word spear, which.

Book of riddles and five hundred home amusements: containing a choice and curious collection of riddles, charades, enigmas, rebuses, anagrams, transpositions, conundrums, amusing puzzles, queer sleights, recreations in arithmetic, fireside games, and natural magic, embracing entertaining amusements in magnetism, chemistry, second sight, and simple recreations in science Pages:   Charades: Rhyming Riddles from Jane Austen's Time This blog is about charades, a kind of rhyming riddle that was popular during the Regency period, roughly from through the s and afterwards (after aboutthe term started referring to the acting game we are familiar with today).

A riddle is a statement or question or phrase having a double or veiled meaning, put forth as a puzzle to be solved. Riddles are of two types: enigmas, which are problems generally expressed in metaphorical or allegorical language that require ingenuity and careful thinking for their solution, and conundra, which are questions relying for their effects on punning in either the question or the.

During the nineteenth century, an “extraordinary explosion” 1 of books devoted to riddles and puzzles were published. The book shown below is The New ‘Sphinx’: an elegant collection of enigmas puzzles charades transpositions rebusses anagrams logogriphs conundrums &c.

This small book is a collection of riddles. The answers are given at the back of the book. Some of the riddles are only one or two lines; others are several stanzas. The author, Peter Puzzlewell, is a pseudonym; collections of riddles under the name of Peter.

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Open Library. On today’s menu are the baffling Enigma and the scrumptious Charade – both kinds of Riddle. An Enigma, as its name implies, is a slightly more complicated Riddle. Enigmas are riddles – but in poetry form! Check this one out: Learning has bred me – Yet I know not a letter.

I have liv’d among books – Yet am never the better.Get this from a library! Riddles and conundrums, including charades, enigmas, paradoxes, anagrams, missing word puzzles, magic square and other diversions for all occasions.

[Paul W Kearney].Riddles. [from old catalog], Charades. [from old catalog] Publisher Cambridge, J. Hall and son; [etc., etc.] Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor The Library of Congress Contributor The Library of Congress Language EnglishPages: