Imagine working through decades of classic and fun crossword puzzles from the New York Times! The New York Times Crossword Puzzle Collection is a special assemblage of puzzles from each year since the crossword puzzle was first published in 1942! Puzzle enthusiasts will relish the challenge of crosswords covering politics, war, cultural, art, history and general knowledge that were originally published during every historic era of American history since World War Two.
This is a dream gift for any crossword puzzle enthusiast!
The New York Times Crossword Puzzle Collection contains puzzles edited by all four NYT editors including: Margaret Farrar, who edited the puzzles from its inception until 1969, Will Weng who edited the puzzles from 1969 to 1977, Eugene T. Maleska, who edited the puzzles until 1993, and the current editor, Will Shortz.
The New York Times began running its crossword puzzles in Sunday papers in 1942 and in 1950, the crossword became a daily feature. With the New York Times Crossword Puzzle Collection, you can travel back in time through history and challenge yourself anew!
This product was added to our catalog on Friday 03 June, 2011.