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A Writer's Reference

A Writer's Reference

by Diana Hacker

Having helped nearly 3 million students at 1600 colleges and universities to write well, A Writer’s Reference succeeds because it has always been grounded in classroom experience. Nearly twenty years ago, Diana Hacker reinvented the college handbook by looking at her own students’ needs. She crafted a first-of-its-kind reference that offered practical solutions to college writing problems in a language students could understand and in a format that was easy for them to use. Her many innovations —... Read more about this item
They Say/I Say

They Say/I Say

by Gerald; Birkenstein, Cathy Graff

The New York Times best-selling book on academic writing―in use at more than 1,500 schools.“They Say / I Say” identifies the key rhetorical moves in academic writing, showing students how to frame their arguments in the larger context of what others have said and providing templates to help them make those moves. And, because these moves are central across all disciplines, the book includes chapters on writing in the sciences, writing in the social sciences, and―new to this edition―writing... Read more about this item
Publication Manual Of the American Psychological Association

Publication Manual Of the American Psychological Association

by American Psychological Association

Presents a style manual that covers manuscript structure and content, writing style, grammar, quotations, tables, footnotes, results display, and source citation for psychological and social sciences literature. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Strategies For Successful Writing

Strategies For Successful Writing

by Robert Von Der Osten James a Reinking

Includes index.
College Writing Skills With Readings

College Writing Skills With Readings

by John Langan

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references and index.
The Elements Of Style

The Elements Of Style

by William, Jr ; White, E B Strunk

The Elements of Style (1918) (aka Strunk & White), by William Strunk, Jr. , and E. B. White, is an American English writing style guide. It is the best-known and most influential prescriptive treatment of English grammar and usage, and often is required reading and usage in U.S. high school and university composition classes.
Screenplay

Screenplay

by Syd Field

A screenplay or script is a written work that is made especially for a film or television program. Screenplays can be original works or adaptations from existing pieces of writing. A play for television is known as a teleplay.
On Writing Well

On Writing Well

by William Zinsser

Ogilvy On Advertising

Ogilvy On Advertising

by David Ogilvy

Publication Manual Of the American Psychological Association

Publication Manual Of the American Psychological Association

by American Psychological Association Staff

Story

Story

by Robert McKee

Writing With Style

Writing With Style

by John R Trimble

The Elements Of Style, Third Edition

The Elements Of Style, Third Edition

by William, Jr ; White, E B Strunk

Simon & Schuster Handbook For Writers

Simon & Schuster Handbook For Writers

by Lynn Q Hesse, Doug Troyka

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Elements Of Style 3ed

by Jr William Strunk

Writing Books & Ephemera

On the Publication Of Research

On the Publication Of Research

by McKerrow, R B and Henry M Silver

13 Types Of Narrative

13 Types Of Narrative

by Hildick, Wallace

Writing the Memoir: from Truth to Art

Writing the Memoir: from Truth to Art

by Barrington, Judith

Used; Like New. Eighth Mountain Press 1997 Paperback. Stated First Edition with full number line. Book Condition; Like New . 1997. TRADE PAPERBACK.
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$7.95
A Writer's Reference with 2009 MLA Update

A Writer's Reference with 2009 MLA Update

by Diana Hacker

Bedford/Saint Martin's, 2009. Plastic Comb. As New. Disclaimer:Pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$6.98
Art Of Readable Writing, The

Art Of Readable Writing, The

by Flesch, Rudolf

Harper and Brothers. Very Good. 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue / black Hardcovers in Very Good+ condition. Tightly bound, previous owner's name sticker on the front paste down, the balance of the book is clean, unmarked. The DJ is clipped, in Good condition, spine end chipping and a sticker scar to the front cover. " Drawing upon a wealth of material from sources as varied as Aristotle and Life magazine, Dr. Flesch shows us how we can write more simply and effectively. His famous... Read more about this item
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$19.11
Personal History

Personal History

by Katharine Graham

Paperback / softback. New. Now re-issued with an appreciation by Henry Kissinger, this is the Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiography of Katharine Graham, played by Meryl Streep in Steven Spielberg's new movie The Post.
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$16.45
The Well-Fed Writer

The Well-Fed Writer

by Peter Bowerman

Paperback / softback. New.
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$30.70
THE INTENT OF THE ARTIST

THE INTENT OF THE ARTIST

by Sherwood Anderson, Thornton Wilder, Roger Sessions, William Lescaze, edited by Augusto Centeno

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1941. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. Gray and brown buckram boards with silver bands on spine. Condition is VERY GOOD ; one corner bumped, no edge wear, covers very clean. Spine label blank and a small white H is painted at tail. Binding tight and text clean with college stamp on front pastedown with small bookplate of PO, hand-written label on rear pastedown. On Writing. Stax.
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$25.00
If You Want to Write : A Book about Art, Independence and Spirit

If You Want to Write : A Book about Art, Independence and Spirit

by Brenda Ueland

Graywolf Press, 1987. Paperback. As New. Disclaimer:Pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.99
A Passion for Narrative: A Guide for Writing Fiction

A Passion for Narrative: A Guide for Writing Fiction

by Jack Hodgins

McClelland & Stewart Ltd, 2001. Paperback. New. revised edition. 318 pages. 8.00x5.00x0.75 inches.
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$23.00
The Elements of Editing: A Modern Guide for Editors and Journalists

The Elements of Editing: A Modern Guide for Editors and Journalists

by Arthur Plotnik

ANY DAMAGE IS SHOWN IN THE PICTURES. MORE PICTURES ARE ALWAYS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. ALL OFFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED.
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$25.00
Dialogue: A Socratic Dialogue on the Art of Writing Dialogue in Fiction (Writer's Workshop S.)
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$1.00
Writer's Toolbox, The

Writer's Toolbox, The

by Stuart C. Brown And Robert K. Mittan And Duane H. Roen

Allyn & Bacon. Good. 1996. Paperback. 0205195636 . The book shows average wear.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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$29.99
Movies in the Mind: How to Build a Short Story

Movies in the Mind: How to Build a Short Story

by Rae, Colleen Mariah

Santa Fe, NM: Sherman Asher Publishing, 1996. Trade Paperback. Good. 96x4x148. No Stock Photos! We photograph every item. edge wear, some dents in cover. A Writer's Digest Book Club featured selection, Movies in the Mind brings her celebrated workshops to the page. A must for every writer of fiction from novice to novelist. This indispensable tool for tapping creativity and moving through writer's block contains inspiring exercises and a recommended bibliography.
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$2.99
The Elements of Style

The Elements of Style

by Strunk, William, Jr

Turtleback Books, 1999. Library Binding. Good. Former library book; Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$6.20
Story

Story

by Robert McKee

Regan Books/Harper Collins. Very Good. 1997. Hardcover with dust jacket. Dust jacket shows minor surface wear. Edges and corners show some denting and minor wear. Cover surface shows normal wear, with some rubbing. Edges and corners show just minor, normal wear. Cover is clean and free of marks. Binding is a bit loose, but pages are secure. Pages are clean and appear to be free of marks or tears. Used
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$14.99
ENGLISH AS SHE IS WROTE

ENGLISH AS SHE IS WROTE

by anonymous

New York: D. Appleton, 1884. Paperback. Good. 4 x 6 in. Paper wraps. Condition is GOOD ; spine paper has some breaks and the text body is pulled, but holding fairly well. Covers clean, text clean. Writ. Stax.
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$20.00
The Story of Writing

The Story of Writing

by Andrew Robinson

Paperback / softback. New. New Book; Fast Shipping from UK; Not signed; Not First Edition; Writing is one of humanity's greatest inventions. Without it there would be no history and no civilization as we know it. But how, when and where did writing evolve? This book discusses the history of decipherment and major writing syst
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$21.66
Collaborative Writing in Industry: Investigations in Theory and Practice

Collaborative Writing in Industry: Investigations in Theory and Practice

by Lay, Mary M. & Karis, William M. [editors]

Amityville: Baywood Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Top corners slightly bumped, blind stamp . front endpaper.. 1991. Hardcover. 0895030713 . 8vo; 284 pages .
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$14.95
Shop Talk: A Writer and His Colleagues and Their Work

Shop Talk: A Writer and His Colleagues and Their Work

by Philip Roth

Vintage, 2002. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Books for Writers; ISBN: 0099428431. ISBN/EAN: 9780099428435. All our pictures shown here are of the actual item, not stock photos.... Read more about this item
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$18.40
Woe Is I

Woe Is I

by Patricia T. O'Conner

Paperback / softback. New. New Book; Fast Shipping from UK; Not signed; Not First Edition; A revised and updated edition of the iconic grammar guide for the 21st century. In this expanded and updated edition of Woe Is I, former editor at The New York Times Book Review Patricia T. O'Conner unties the knottiest grammar tangles
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$19.79
The Inevitable: Contemporary Writers Confront Death

The Inevitable: Contemporary Writers Confront Death

by David Shields

Birth is not inevitable. Life certainly isn't. The sole inevitability of existence, the only sure consequence of being alive, is death.In these eloquent and surprising essays, twenty writers face this fact, among them Geoff Dyer, who describes the ghost bikes memorializing those who die in biking accidents; Jonathan Safran Foer, proposing a new way of punctuating dialogue in the face of a family history of heart attacks and decimation by the Holocaust; Mark Doty, whose reflections on the art-porn movie... Read more about this item
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$7.50
Senefelder on Lithography: The Classic 1819 Treatise

Senefelder on Lithography: The Classic 1819 Treatise

by Senefelder, Alois

Dover Publications, 2005-11-20. paperback. Good +/None as issued. 6x0x9. Solid copy with a small amount of pencil-underlined text and one page with a bent upper corner. Cover has mild surface and edge wear. Binding is tight and square, no creases to spine or cover. Books that sell for $9 or more ship in a box; under $9 in a bubble mailer. Expedited and international orders may ship in a flat rate envelope rather than a box due to cost constraints. All US-addressed items ship with complimentary delivery... Read more about this item
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$8.56
Don't Shoot It's Only Me

Don't Shoot It's Only Me

by Bob Hope

New York: G P Putnams Sons, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$10.10
Seeing & Writing, 3rd Edition

Seeing & Writing, 3rd Edition

by McQuade, Donald; McQuade, Christine

Bedford Books, 2006. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$7.35
Couldn't Keep It to Myself: Testimonies from Our Imprisoned Sisters
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$11.57