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The lively art of writing

Author: Lucile Vaughan Payne
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 1969, ©1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Words, sentences, style, and technique--an essential guide to one of today's most necessary skills.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucile Vaughan Payne
ISBN: 0451627121 9780451627124
OCLC Number: 31442673
Notes: "A Mentor book."
Includes index.
Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: What is an essay? --
From opinion to thesis --
The full and final thesis --
Structure --
First steps toward style --
The size and shape of middle paragraphs --
Connections between paragraphs --
The passive voice --
The sound of sentences --
Parallel structure --
A way with words --
Odds and ends and means --
More freedom and a few flourishes --
Writing the term paper --
Summing up.
Responsibility: by Lucile Vaughan Payne.

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Words, sentences, style, and technique--an essential guide to one of today's most necessary skills.

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