The Elements of Style

The Elements of Style

Book - 2000
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You know the authors' names. You recognize the title. You've probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual, now in a fourth edition. A new Foreword by Roger Angell reminds readers that the advice of Strunk & White is as valuable today as when it was first offered.This book's unique tone, wit and charm have conveyed the principles of English style to millions of readers. Use the fourth edition of "the little book" to make a big impact with writing.
Publisher: Boston : Allyn and Bacon, c2000
Edition: 4th ed
ISBN: 9780205309023
Branch Call Number: 425 Strunk 2000
808 S927 4th ed
PE 1408 S927e 2000
Characteristics: xviii, 105 p. ; 19 cm
Additional Contributors: White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985


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Aug 02, 2017

A good refresher if it's been awhile since your last writing or English class.

Although this book was first published in the 1950's, it has been updated through the years.

Sep 09, 2016

A classic - to be read annually.

PimaLib_HeatherS May 04, 2015

Essential reading for any writer.

JCLMELODYK Jun 20, 2013

Maria Kalman is one of my favorite illustrators, known for her work for the New Yorker. Her writing is at times both humorous and endearing. You will never forget the rules of grammar once you've read The Elements of Style as illustrated by Kalman. Two thumbs up on all her work.

Nov 05, 2012

Every writer should read this and have it on hand- I have to read it every year in high school and am glad that I do! I love love love this copy...

Mar 08, 2009

Every person should have a copy in thier home. Ecellent.

nadian Nov 15, 2008

Very useful for writers of all ages.


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