100 grams of lipogram


This reminds me of Gadsby, a book with no letter ‘e’ in it by American novelist Ernest Vincent Wright. Nope, I never read it, but we talked about the idea of a lipogram back in secondary school.

(Photo: Tom, thanks Marijcke!)

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3 Responses to “100 grams of lipogram”

  1. Roel says:

    The name of the product is on the bag already. How hard is it copy that?! The person that wrote this either doesn’t know the difference between an apostrophe and a comma (or doesn’t care) or he may be dyslectic. This is bad, especially coming from the “biggest grocer” in the Netherlands.

  2. esther says:

    The lipogrammatic novel of the present is Ella Minnow Pea. As the book progresses, the amount of letters used diminishes, until at one point only 4 letters are used. I did not read Gadsby, but that one is definitely worth reading.

    This one just looks like the keyboard is broken.

  3. Hanna says:

    limited idiots…

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