## Martin Gardner: Mathematical Games : A Cipher that Defeated Poe

Posted onPeter Bakke : I solved this cipher in 1987. “Ge Jeasgdxv, Zij gl mw, laam. xzy zmlwhfzek ejlvdxw kwke tx lbr atgh lbmx aanu bai Vsmukkss pwn vlwk agh gnumk wdlnzweg jnbxw oaeg enwb zwmgy mo mlw wnbx mw al pnfdcfpkh wzkex hssf xkiyahul. Mk num yexdm wbxy sbc hv wyx Phwkgnamcuk?” In 1839, in […]