(related to Problem: The Languishing Maiden)

The dotted line shows the route in twenty-two straight paths by which the knight may rescue the maiden. It is necessary, after entering the first cell, immediately to return before entering another. Otherwise, a solution would not be possible. (See The Grand Tour)


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  1. Dudeney, H. E.: "Amusements in Mathematics", The Authors' Club, 1917

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