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Author: Claire Kehrwald Cook; Modern Language Association of America.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The essential guide for all writers. With over 700 examples of original and edited sentences, this book provides information about editing techniques, grammar, and usage for every writer from the student to the published author.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cook, Claire Kehrwald.
Line by line.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1985
(OCoLC)802298811
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Kehrwald Cook; Modern Language Association of America.
ISBN: 0395389445 9780395389447 0395393914 9780395393918
OCLC Number: 12080743
Description: xx, 219 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : On looking at sentences --
Loose, baggy sentences --
Faulty connections --
Ill-matched partners --
Mismanaged numbers and references --
Problems with punctuation --
Afterword --
Appendix A : The Parts of a sentence --
Appendix B : A Glossary of questionable usage --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Other Titles: MLA's Line by line
Responsibility: Claire Kehrwald Cook.
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The essential guide for all writers. With over 700 examples of original and edited sentences, this book provides information about editing techniques, grammar, and usage for every writer from the student to the published author.

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