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The writer's reference guide to Spanish : the authoritative handbook for writers, editors, translators, students, and scholars

Author: David William Foster; Daniel Altamiranda; Carmen de Urioste
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : University of Texas Press ; Amersham : Combined Academic, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents comprehensive information on how the Spanish language is copyedited for publication. This book covers these major areas: language basics - capitalization, word division, spelling, and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David William Foster; Daniel Altamiranda; Carmen de Urioste
ISBN: 0292725116 9780292725119 0292725124 9780292725126
OCLC Number: 59456017
Description: 304 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: PrefacePunctuation Spelling and Word Division Spelling Rules and Variations Accents Prefixes Word Divisions Gender and Number Forms Gender Number Word Formation Affective Suffixes and Spelling Changes Compound Words Prefixes and SuffixesCapitalization General Rules Calendar and Time Designations Religious Names Titles of PublicationsTitles of PersonsProfessions and OccupationsTerminology Geographical Terms Names of Organizations Historical TermsCitation of Books, Periodicals, and Other Works Monographs Periodicals Book Chapters Bibliography PreparationAbbreviations Appendix 1. Anonymous Spanish Classics Appendix 2. Latin Authors Appendix 3. Greek Authors Appendix 4. Latin Expressions Appendix 5. Literary and Dramaturgical Terminology Appendix 6. Linguistic Terminology Appendix 7. Common Biblical Allusions and References Appendix 8. Common Classical Allusions and References Appendix 9. Common Literary Allusions and References A Dictionary of Spanish Grammatical and Lexical Doubts Bibliography of Special Terminology Bibliographical References Index
Responsibility: David William Foster, Daniel Altamiranda and Carmen de Urioste.

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