The Elements of Style

The Elements of Style

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by William Strunk
     
 

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The Elements of Style is an American English writing style guide written by William Strunk Jr. It is one of the most influential and best-known prescriptive treatments of English grammar and usage in the United States. It originally detailed eight elementary rules of usage, ten elementary principles of composition, and "a few matters of form" as well as a list of…  See more details below

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The Elements of Style is an American English writing style guide written by William Strunk Jr. It is one of the most influential and best-known prescriptive treatments of English grammar and usage in the United States. It originally detailed eight elementary rules of usage, ten elementary principles of composition, and "a few matters of form" as well as a list of commonly misused words and expressions. Updated editions of the paperback book are often required reading for American high school and college composition classes.

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ISBN-13:
2940012497185
Publisher:
United Holdings Group
Publication date:
05/12/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
89 KB

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