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Martin Gardener was a great recreational mathematics expert and his column "Mathematical Games" is an all time hit. But is there any archive available online consisting of his articles (preferably in PDF format)? I searched online but I got only one or two articles in PDF format.

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    $\begingroup$ I got a lot more by typing "martin gardner pdf" into Google. See Gardner's home site for a more structured experience martin-gardner.org $\endgroup$
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    May 5, 2016 at 20:33

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About 20 of Martin Gardner's books are available. In print, in iBooks, in Kindle, and probably other sources. Is there some reason you cannot pay for them?

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All the "Mathematical Games" columns from Scientific American: you can get them on one CD ...about $51 from Amazon.com, cheaper from the MAA if you are a member.

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  • $\begingroup$ Are those books contains every article he wrote for Scientific American? $\endgroup$ May 5, 2016 at 1:43
  • $\begingroup$ Yes. He published volumes once a year with the 12 columns for that year. But if you want all the Sci. Am. columns, you can get them on CD. Answer edited to link to it. $\endgroup$ May 5, 2016 at 13:04
  • $\begingroup$ Hmmm thanks for the link but in India $51 is a lot of money. Anyways I have found the cd link in library genesis though. $\endgroup$ May 5, 2016 at 13:17
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Not strictly an archive, but some related materials to Martin Gardner and his history can be found at https://www.gathering4gardner.org/

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Try here: https://z-lib.org/

In this site, just by typing 'Martin Gardner', you'll find almost all the books and papers written by Gardner, in particular, all the 'Mathematical Games' articles published in 'Scientific American'.

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