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HOW YOU CAN MAKE $20,000 A YEAR WRITING - No Matter Where You Live

by Hanson, Nancy Edmonds

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1980
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780898790115
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Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 1980. 269 pp. Green boards lettered in black on the front panel and spine; headband. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction: To Hell with Manhattan; You're About to Become an Entrepreneur: The Creative Approach to Hometown Freelancing; Getting Down to Business; Nuts… Read more
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ASIMOV ON SCIENCE FICTION

by Asimov, Isaac

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1981
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Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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New York: Doubleday, 1981. 318 pp. Quarter-bound in black on gray boards; lettered in blue on the spine. Book Club Code L20. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. Dj by Robert Zimmerman. This collection contains: SCIENCE FICTION IN GENERAL: My Own View; Extraordinary Voyages; The Name of Our Field; The… Read more
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THE MOTHER TONGUE - English and How It Got That Way

by Bryson, Bill

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
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Very Good
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Book Club Edition
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New York: William Morrow, 1990. 270 pp. Quarter-bound in white cloth on beige boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Dj art by Tom Curry. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks around the edges; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: The World's Language; The Dawn of Language;… Read more
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THE CONCISE OXFORD DICTIONARY OF ART TERMS

by Clarke, Michael

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
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Very Good+
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First Edition
ISBN
9780192800435
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Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2001. 262 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. From abacus to featherwork, from pricking to Zwischengoldglass, all the art terms you could ever need for anything at all.. First Edition. Soft cover. Very Good+. Illus. by Clarice Cliff;. 8vo. Book.
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BRYSON'S DICTIONARY OF TROUBLESOME WORDS

by Bryson, Bill

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2002
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Very Good+
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780767910422
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New York: Broadway Books, 2002. (xiii) 241 pp. Quarter-bound in red on red boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; Troublesome Words; Appendix: Punctuation; and Glossary.. Third Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo. Book.
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WRITING THE SHORT STORY - A Hands-On Program

by Bickham, Jack M.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
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Very Good+
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First Edition
ISBN
9780898796704
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Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 1994. 213 pp. Gray boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Very light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Contents are: Why This Book?; How the Map Works; Taking Inventory of Yourself and the Competition; Beginning to Select Your Characters; Deciding What Kind of Story… Read more
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WRITING HORROR

by Van Belkom, Edo

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2000
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781551802817
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$44.95

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North Vancouver, British Columbia: Self Counsel Press, 2000. (xiii) 216 pp. Oversized softcover. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction: Who Wants to Be a Horror Writer?; Part One: The Horror Genre: What Is Horror?; Horror Subgenres; Story Format. Part Two: Writing Horror: What Scares… Read more
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HOW TO BECOME A BESTSELLING AUTHOR

by Corwin, Stanley J. (foreword by Rosemary Rogers)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780898791297
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Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 1984. 256 pp. Yellow boards lettered in brown on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a short tear in the upper left of the front panel; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Foreword by Rosemary… Read more
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THE ART OF TECHNICAL WRITING

by Ehrlich, Eugene; Murphy, Daniel

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1964
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Bantam Books, 1964. (viii) 182 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a crease in the upper left of the back cover and a faint crease on the spine; some aging but no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface; Technical and Scientific Writing: The Abstract; The Technical Proposal; Letters and Short Reports; The Technical Memorandum; The… Read more
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OUTDOOR WRITERS INSTRUCTION MANUAL

by Gartner, John (editor) (Homer Circle; Charlie Dickey; Don Cullimore; Bill Colby; John Madson; H. G. Tapply; Hank Bradshaw; Roger Latham; Hurley Campbell; Bob Munger; Ray Heady; Erwin A. Bauer; Vera Bradshaw)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1966
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Very Good
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First Edition
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United States: The Outdoor Writers Association of America, 1966. 192 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat but slightly faded spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: General Summary: Primer for Writers by John Gartner. Magazine Writing: The Fishing Story by Homer Circle; The Hunting Story by Charlie Dickey; The… Read more
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ROOM'S DICTIONARY OF CONFUSIBLES

by Room, Adrian

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1979
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Very Good+
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First Edition
ISBN
9780710001207
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London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1979. 153 pp. Purple boards lettered in silver on the spine. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; and Dictionary; followed by appendices.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo. Book.
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COMMUNICATING THE OUTDOOR EXPERIENCE

by Strung, Norman (editor) (Enos Bradner; Peter A. Barrett; Chet Fish; Dave Petzal; Bob Gilsvik; Dave Harbour; Norman E. Johnson; V. Lee Oertle; Connie B. Howes; Chuck Cadieux; Thomas P. McElroy; Clyde P. Peters; Dan Morris; Vlad Evanoff; Roger Caras)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Outdoor Writers Association of America, 1975. 317 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a faintly creased spine and some darkening around the edges; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. There are far too many articles here to list them all but the authors are: Norman Strung; Enos… Read more
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SHORT STORY WRITING FOR PROFIT

by Blackiston, Elliot

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1937
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Boston: The Writer Inc., 1937. 177 pp. Red cloth decorated in blue and white on the spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with some discolouration on the spine of the book; price clipped; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: Foreword; Form of the Short Story; Parts of the Short Story; The Writer's… Read more
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THE CRAFT OF FICTION

by Knott, William C.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1973
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Very Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780879091576
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Reston, Virginia: Reston Publishing Company, 1973. (ix) 150 pp. Brown boards lettered in white and gold on the front panel and spine. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. The Contents are: Preface; The Precarious Profession; The Nature of Fiction; You As a Writer; Character or Plot;… Read more
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THE ATOMS OF LANGUAGE - The Mind's Hidden Rules of Grammer

by Baker, Mark C.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780465005222
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New York: Basic Books - Perseus Books Group, 2001. (xi) 276 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface; The Code Talker Paradox; The Discovery of Atoms; Samples Versus Recipes; Baking a Polysynthetic Language; Alloys and Compounds; Toward a Periodic Table of Languages;… Read more
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SUCCESSFUL OUTDOOR WRITING

by Samson, Jack (foreword by Nelson Bryant)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780911654660
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Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 1979. 244 pp. Blue cloth lettered in black on the front panel and spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface; Foreword by Nelson Bryant; Introduction; So You Want to Be an Outdoor Writer;… Read more
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WRITING FOR PUBLICATION

by Potter, Clarkson N.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060162177
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New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1990. (xii) 217 pp. Purple cloth lettered in silver on the spine; blue endpapers; headband. Very light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface; A Note on Method; Learning to Write; Diaries and Journals; Memoirs; Biography; History; Fiction; Journalism; How-To-Do-It Books;… Read more
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THE NO-BULL GUIDE TO GETTING PUBLISHED AND MAKING IT AS A WRITER

by West, Michelle

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780921199069
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Toronto: Winslow Publishing, 1986. 147 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; Who Am I to be Writing This Book?; I'm a Working Writer, How About You?; Slow and Steady vs. Instant Gratification; If You're Unpublished, There's a Reason; What to Write;… Read more
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THE WRITER-PHOTOGRAPHER

by Milton, John

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780801957321
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Philadelphia: Chilton Book Company, 1972. (xvi) 196 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: Preface; Introduction; Writing and Photography - A Matched Team; How to Recognize a Story When You See One; How to Research… Read more
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WRITING FOR MONEY IN CANADA

by Hull, Raymond

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1969
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: Longmans Canada, 1969. (xi) 211 pp. Orange boards lettered in black on the spine; cream coloured endpapers. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a small dent in the front panel; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; Getting Ideas; Putting It On Paper; Selling; A Self Development Programme; Magazine Articles; Books; Plays… Read more
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