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Title:
The art of description : world into word
Author:
Doty, Mark.
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Publication Information:
Minneapolis, Minn. : Graywolf Press, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
140 pages ; 18 cm.
Summary:
"'The art of description: world into word' is part of The Art of series, a line of books by important authors on the craft of writing, edited by Charles Baxter. Each book examines a singular, but often assumed or neglect, issue facing the contemporary writer of fiction, nonfiction, or poetry. 'The Art of' series is meant to restore the art of criticism while illuminating the art of writing" --Cover, p. 4.
Language:
English
Contents:
World into word -- A tremendous fish -- Remembered stars -- Instruction and resistance -- Four sunflowers -- Description's alphabet.
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ISBN:
9781555975630
Format :
Book