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The artful edit : on the practice of editing yourself

Author: Susan Bell
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Co., 2008, ©2007.
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"The Artful Edit explores the many-faceted and often misunderstood--or simply overlooked--art of editing. The book brims with examples, strategic tips, exercises, and a series of remarkable interviews with such writers as Michael Ondaatje and Ann Patchett, Susan Bell's vigorous investigation into the history and meaning of the edit reminds us that editing is much more than a computer spell check--it is an art. Like  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Bell
ISBN: 9780393332179 0393332179
OCLC Number: 181139853
Notes: "First published as a Norton paperback 2008"--Title page verso.
Description: 230 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Gaining perspective --
The big picture: Macro-editing --
The details: micro-editing --
Master class --
Servants, dictators, allies: a brief history of editors --
Basic copyediting symbols.
Responsibility: Susan Bell.

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"The Artful Edit explores the many-faceted and often misunderstood--or simply overlooked--art of editing. The book brims with examples, strategic tips, exercises, and a series of remarkable interviews with such writers as Michael Ondaatje and Ann Patchett, Susan Bell's vigorous investigation into the history and meaning of the edit reminds us that editing is much more than a computer spell check--it is an art. Like the Elements of Style, The Art Edit is a must-have companion for every writer."--page 4 of cover.

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