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Author: Jacques Barzun
Publisher: New York : Quill, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th ed., 1st Quill edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Barzun
ISBN: 0060937238 9780060937232
OCLC Number: 48694609
Notes: "A rhetoric for writers"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: xiv, 268 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: I. Diction, or Which Words to Use 13 --
II. Linking, or What to Put Next 57 --
III. Tone and Tune, or What Impression Will It Make? 109 --
IV. Meaning, or What Do I Want to Say? 145 --
V. Composition, or How Does It Hang Together? 187 --
VI. Revision, or What Have I Actually Said? 227 --
Hints Toward Improving the Quoted Sentences 255.
Other Titles: Simple and direct
Responsibility: Jacques Barzun.
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