Welcome

Hello! My name is Matti Linkola, and this is my private collection of books about puzzles, games, mathematical recreations, optical illusions, magic, origami etc.

Some statistics

Total books and authors

At the moment there are 1473 books by 1176 authors in the library.

Book types

  • 347 hard backs
  • 809 paper backs
  • 66 ring backs
  • 105 photo copies
  • 123 stabled leaflets

Languages

  • Bulgarian 1
  • Chinese 8
  • Czech 14
  • Danish 4
  • Dutch 25
  • English 803
  • Estonian 3
  • Finnish 210
  • French 4
  • German 51
  • Italian 12
  • Japanese 79
  • Norwegian 2
  • Polish 2
  • Portuguese 2
  • Russian 42
  • Spanish 1
  • Swedish 61

10 most recently added books

the complete book list

AuthorBook's nameYearType Added into library 
Alander, Ala-Siuru , Hyötyniemi Origin of life and genetic algorithms 2004 Paper back 2013-02-03 16:03
Uri - EditorCompendium of France box puzzle 1860 - 1930. 2012 Paper back 2012-12-12 15:07
LindeSibyllan salaisuudet. Rikkaasti kuvitettu käsikirja korttitemppuihin ja korteista povaamisen taitoon. 1923 Paper back 2012-11-03 14:30
-!PP31; International Puzzle Party 31 - Berlin Germany 2012 Hard back 2012-10-01 10:02
Gardner Science Magic Tricks & Puzzles 2011 Paper back 2012-09-04 18:13
Hajek2011 The "Best puzzle finds of the year" Party 2011 Stabled leaflet 2012-08-24 18:59
Slocum, DieterThe anchor puzzle book. 2012 Hard back 2012-08-24 18:45
-169 Best illusions. The science of perception 2010 Stabled leaflet 2012-07-01 18:32
Hessmental gymnastics Recreation Mathematics Puzzles 2011 Paper back 2012-06-28 10:43
PUB MARKUS, Siren, SohlmanPub Markuksen baarivetoja - haasteita, vedonlyöntejä ja muita kusetuksia 2011 Stabled leaflet 2012-06-28 10:17

the complete book list