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The New York Public Library writer's guide to style and usage.

Author: New York Public Library.
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Contains guidelines for writing and producing publications of all kinds, from books and articles to newsletters and technical reports.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: New York Public Library.
ISBN: 0062700642 9780062700643
OCLC Number: 28854488
Notes: "A Stonesong Press book."
Errata slip inserted.
Description: ix, 838 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Usage. Usage --
Misused and easily confused words --
pt. 2. Grammar. Nouns --
Pronouns --
Verbs --
Subject-verb agreement --
Modifiers --
Articles, prepositions, and conjunctions --
pt. 3. Style. Capitalization --
Punctuation --
Setting off words, terms, and names --
Quotations --
Lists --
Abbreviations --
Spelling --
Hyphenation and compound words --
Numbers --
Signs and symbols --
Mathematical expressions --
Reference citations --
Foreign languages --
pt. 4. Preparing the text. Parts of a book --
Copyright --
Editing --
Tables --
Charts, graphs, and maps --
Photographs and illustrations --
Indexing --
pt. 5. Production and printing. Computers in the editorial and production process --
Design --
Typography --
The production process --
Printing.
Other Titles: Writer's guide to style and usage.
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Contains guidelines for writing and producing publications of all kinds, from books and articles to newsletters and technical reports.

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