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Title:
The pen commandments : a guide for the beginning writer
Author:
Frank, Steven, 1963-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Pantheon Books [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
xvi, 314 pages ; 20 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Thou shalt honor thy reader -- Thou shalt not waste words -- Thou shalt not kill thy sentences -- Thou shalt not pick on the puncts -- Thou shalt keep thy structure holy -- Thou shalt describe thy world, express thy opinions, and preserve thy past -- Thou shalt take pleasure in thy pen -- Thou shalt not take essay tests in pain -- Thou shalt overcome writer's block -- Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's prose -- Appendix: The top ten grammar mistakes you shouldn't make.
ISBN:
9780375422287
Format :
Book