Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing

Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing

by Claire Kehrwald Cook, Claire Kehrwald Cook


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The essential guide for all writers. With over 700 examples of original and edited sentences, this book provides information about editing techniques, grammar, and usage for every writer from the student to the published author.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780395393918
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 06/30/1986
Series: Edition 001 Series
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 183,523
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.61(d)

About the Author

After earning her M.A. in English literature, Claire Kehrwald Cook taught English Composition fro three years at a midwestern university before she went into publishing. For the next eight years she worked for a major book company, rewriting problem manuscripts in the trade, business, and college departments. Since 1976 she has worked at the Modern Language Association, where she enjoys styling literary essays considered worthy of painstaking editorial efforts.

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Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
usagi on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
No nonsense advice on how to go in and edit your writing.