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Edit yourself : a manual for everyone who works with words

Author: Bruce Ross-Larson
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A strong new entry for the reference shelf of anyone who writes to be understood-or would like to."-Pittsburgh Press

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Ross-Larson
ISBN: 0393313263 9780393313260
OCLC Number: 34010312
Description: 109 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: pt. I. What editors look for. Fat ; The better word ; Pronoun references ; Order in the sentence ; Shorter sentences ; Dangling constructions ; Abused relatives ; The active voice ; Parallel constructions ; Consistency ; Basic tools --
pt. II. What editors cut, change and compare.
Responsibility: by Bruce Ross-Larson.

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