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Writing well : the essential guide

Author: Mark Tredinnick
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2008.
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Guide to expressive creative writing and effective professional prose that explains the techniques required for stylish and readable writing.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Tredinnick, Mark.
Writing well.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008300692
(OCoLC)227031742
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Tredinnick
ISBN: 9780511457463 0511457464 0511456158 9780511456152 9780511451331 0511451334 9780521727686 0521727685 9780511482090 0511482094
OCLC Number: 311615960
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 239 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Stepping Out: A prologue on diction, structure, magic, and democracy --
1. Lore: On voice, music, care, and thrift --
2. Sentencing: On the craft of the sentence --
3. Grace: On style, economy, and poise --
4. Poetics: On creative writing --
5. Attitude: On manners and your reader --
6. Shapely Thoughts: On thought, planning, structure, and paragraphs --
Amen: An epilogue on beauty, honesty, and civility.
Other Titles: Little red writing book
Responsibility: Mark Tredinnick.
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