The Tower of London is one of the world's most famous landmarks, with its iconic Beefeaters guarding the gates, Crown Jewels that remain securely within and ravens that flock to its walls. It holds a rich history of invasion, intrigue and murder that has captured imaginations for decades.
Now it's time to use your smarts to take on brilliant brainteasers and incredible conundrums inspired by the Tower of London's greatest events. From logic games involving daring attempts on the Crown Jewels to decoding messages smuggled around the Tower by its famous prisoners, to finally discovering what happened to the princes murdered in their sleep, this book will be a maze of addictively brilliant challenges that will take you through the most secret and sacred recesses of this extraordinary London citadel. So it's time to don your bearskin, and embark on a mind-bending journey into the depths and dungeons of London's most ominous landmark in The Tower of London Puzzle Book.
The parliamentary ordinance of 19th December 1644 (surely a bit late?), utterly forbidding the "carnal and sensual delights" which had obscured the commemoration of the Nativity of Christ. The hardline crackdown - even on gathering to hear a sermon on the day - caused riots and became...
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This beautiful puzzle depicts the Periodic Table of elements, in a reproduction of a 19th century schoolroom chart. A lovely gift for any chemistry puzzle fan. 1,000-piece puzzle 55cm x 70cm Packaged in a 10" tube, with hand sewn muslin bag inside
A lovely chart of butterflies from a mid-19c teaching aid is beautifully reproduced on this jigsaw puzzle. 1000 piece puzzle 55cm x 70cm Packaged in a 10" tube, with hand sewn muslin bag inside