There was a bonus puzzle in some editions of the Maze of Games in the form of a library card for the Upper Wolverhampton Bibliotheque.
Hints & Solutions Edit
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Each of the people checking out this book are well-known.
Each of the perusers of the tome are well-known authors in literature.
The authors are:
- Swift: Jonathan Swift
- Parsons: Eliza Parsons
- Scott: Sir Walter Scott
- Bulwer: Edward Bulwer Lytton
- Godwin: Mary Shelley
- Dickens: Charles Dickens
- Webb: Jane C. Loudon
- Dodgson: Lewis Carroll
- Stevenson: Robert Louis Stevenson
- Wilde: Oscar Wilde
- Mackay: Marie Correlli
- Doyle: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
- Haggard: H. Rider Haggard
- Wells: H.G. Wells
- Kipling: Rudyard Kipling
Once you have identified the authors, you need to identify the correct novel.
Both the day and the month of the date are important.
The day tells you how long the title of the book you're looking for is.
The book titles are:
- Gulliver's Travels
- The Castle of Wolfenbach
- A Christmas Carol
- The Mummy!
- Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
- Treasure Island
- The Portrait of Dorian Gray
- A Romance of Two Worlds
- The Hound of the Baskervilles
- King Solomon's Mines
- The Time Machine
- Captains Courageous
The month of the date is an index into the title.
Indexing into the title with the number value of the month, you find TWO IN SHELF TOMES.
Look for the repeated letters in the books shown in the image.