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  • Gadsby Click Here to read or download this novelReviewby Dr. Muayad JajoA “lipogram” is a piece of writing composed without using a particular letter of the alphabet. Let us say you want to write a short story without using the letter “z”. Your story would then be called a lipogram. Writers compose lipograms for fun or as a verbal challenge.Vincent’s Gadsby, published in 1939, was a considerable challenge, since the letter the author decided to leave out is “e”, which is in fact the most common letter in the English language. Without using this letter at all, the author managed to write a fifty-thousand-word novel.The novel tells the story of a young man ...
    Posted Jun 19, 2016, 2:58 AM by Muayad Jajo
  • An Outline of English Literature Click Here to Download An Outline of English LiteraturePublication Information:Title: An Outline of English Literature Authors: G. C. Thornley and Gwyneth Roberts Publisher: Longman Place of Publication: Essex Date of Publication: 1968 (Twenty-Fourth Impression, 2003)ReviewA concise book about the history of English literature. As the title shows, the book outlines the periods that English literature went through. The book is in fifteen chapters, beginning with the 'Old English Literature' going through the 'Elizabethan' age in two chapters and ending with 'Twentieth-Century' drama and poetry. The book contains pictures and illustrations of some literary excerpts, historical events and some portraits of few literary writers.   Reviewed by Aryan N. Hassan Back to the Digital Library Home ...
    Posted Jun 12, 2016, 11:49 PM by Muayad Jajo
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