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A Tangled Tale

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"A Tangled Tale" is a collection of ten brief humorous stories by Lewis Carroll, published serially between April 1880 and March 1885 in The Monthly Packet magazine. Arthur B. Frost added illustrations when the series was printed in book form. The stories, or Knots as Carroll calls them, present mathematical problems. In a later issue, Carroll gives the solution to a Knot and discusses readers' answers. The mathematical interpretations of the Knots are not always straightforward. The ribbing of readers answering wrongly – giving their names – was not always well received.

  • language: English Language
  • genre: Children's literature
  • released in (135 years ago)


"A Tangled Tale" is a 2013 animation short drama film , directed by Corrie Francis Parks.

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Google previewDictionary of Visual Discourse (2016)

A Dialectical Lexicon of Terms by Barry Sandywell

They plot a tangled tale that can be provisionally defined as the ubiquitous place of visual tropes in the rhetorics of Judaeo-Christian-Modern thought, religion, politics and cultural experience. Expressed somewhat brutally: the quest for total visibility – and thereby the languagegames of purity, logical clarity, certainty and rational determination – is the single most important underground force at work in the engines of Western European culture. Despite the many attempts to proscribe ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy (1998)

by Edward Craig

A Tangled Tale, London: Macmillan. (1886) The Game of Logic, London: Macmillan. (1889) Sylvie and Bruno, London: Macmillan.

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Descartes to gender and science (1998)

by Edward Craig

A Tangled Tale, London: Macmillan.

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