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By Richard Ingrams

London: Private Eye / Andre Deutsch, 1979 Binding is black cloth with gilt lettering on the spine; some minor bumps to the corners. Dj has some edgewear and rubbing to the covers; one inch closed tear to ffp.


Practical Newspaper Reporting: Second Edition

By Geoffrey Harris & David Spark

Oxford: Focal Press Ltd, 1993 Ex-library copy with the remains of a library label on the opening page and the usual stamps, otherwise in an excellent condition with only minimal shelfwear and no creases. 240 pages including the index. "Practical Newspaper Reporting offers a detailed guide to all aspects of the reporter's job starting from day one. It is the ideal career introduction for the young journalist. Contents include: What is news? the newsroom, getting the facts, picture ideas, district reporting, interviewing, news writing, newspaper language, summarizing, reporting the courts, political and industrial reporting, sportswriting, feature writing and arts reviewing. The authors also examine a newspaper's structure and the place of computerized technology in the reporter's work. This updated edition is a basic must for all journalism and media coarses."