100 stunning, ingenious and absorbing infographics all about literature, featuring your favourite books and authors! Infographic Guide to Literature presents unique, witty and surprising facts about literature, from Shakespeare and Austen to Nabakov and Orwell, to George R. R. Martin and E. L. James. Fascinating stats and all the facts on your favourite writers, poets and playwrights, it features infamous tales from behind the scenes of the literary world. This book celebrates the power of words with graphs, Venn diagrams and charts, this book provides a unique overview of your favourite figures in literature, boasting over 100 original artworks and illustrations and at-a-glance facts to amaze and astound readers. Brilliant infographics include: War Words: The conflicts and the writers who fought, wrote and perished in them across timeline and geography 100 Years of Family: The family tree of Garcia Marquez's huge novel traced Shakespeare Eternal: Seven key plays and their rewrite in different genres, including crime, chick-lit, thriller, comedy, Adult, YA and literary Banned Books: timeline and location of titles that have and continue to be banned in different countries200BC Wax tablet codex, the beginning of bound books used by | Greeks and Romans. ... Paper invented by Cai Lun, a Chinese eunuch, combining a#39;bark, hemp, old rags, # and used fish netsa#39;. ... 2001-2006 EPUB3 and HTML5 ; First Apple iPad ; First Amazon e-books enable greater integration : released : Kindle released, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Infographic Guide to Literature|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2014-10-13|