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New Oxford dictionary for writers and editors.

Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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The New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors is the essential A to Z guide for everyone who works with words. Drawing on the expertise of the Oxford Dictionaries department, it provides authoritative advice on those words and names which raise questions time after time because of spelling, capitalization, hyphenation, and cultural or historical context. As well as lexical terms, there are many proper names  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9780199570010 0199570019
OCLC Number: 898451945
Notes: Previous edition: 2005.
Description: xiv, 434 pages ; 19 cm
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Drawing on the expertise of the Oxford Dictionaries department, this revised edition of the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors provides authoritative advice on the spelling of difficult  Read more...

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a useful handbook for all sorts of reasons, with many abbreviations and proper names included * Michele Clarke, Editing Matters (SfEP) *

 
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