Line By Line

Author: Claire Kehrwald Cook
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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The complete guide to self-editing, illustrating the most common problems with hundreds of before-and-after examples

Language Maven Strikes Again

Author: William Safire
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN: 030780058X
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Lengthen your life by shortening your sentences: if you do not have Simple and
Direct, by Jacques Barzun, in your library, you're doing without a classic (Harper
& Row, paperback $6.95). This year, the Modern Language Association has
brought out Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing, by Claire Kehrwald Cook
(Houghton Mifflin, $14.95). This is more helpful than hortatory, with solid sections
on putting modifiers in their places (avoid the lonely only) and how to come to
grips ...

Write Your Way To A Higher Gpa

Author: Randall S. Hansen
ISBN: 9780898159035
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How to Dramatically Boost Your GPA Simply by Sharpening Your Writing Skills
Randall S. Hansen, Katharine Hansen. Cook's Line by Line, Ross-Larson's Edit
Yourself, Zinsser's On Writing Well, and Elbow's Writing with Power. The Art of
Writing (1981) by Vincent R. Ruggiero. Sherman Oaks, CA: Alfred Publishing ... to
Write a Research Paper (1986, 2nd edition) by Ralph Berry. New York:
Pergamon Press. Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing (1985) Where to
Turn for Guidance\


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Editing means fine-tuning your work for a reader — adjusting sentences and
words for clarity, for precise meaning and effect, and for correctness" (184). Such
a distinction is assumed in the very genre of the handbook or guide to editing. In
Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing, Claire Kehrwald Cook adapts a copy
editor's procedures to the needs of working writers (viii). The model of the
independent copy editor burnishing the research and reflection of a brilliant but
hurried, ...

Ade Bulletin

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Line by Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing. Boston: Houghton, 1985. de Man,
Paul. Blindness and Insight: Essays in the Rhetoric of Contemporary Criticism.
2nd ed. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1983. Derrida, Jacques.
OfGrammatology. Tians. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins
UP, 1976. Emerson, Ralph Waldo. "Self-Reliance." Essays: First Series.
Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1979. 25-51. Vol. 2 of The Collected Works of Ralph
Waldo Emerson. Fowler, H. W. A ...

The New Yorker

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Providing hundreds of before-and- after examples, the Modern language
Association's veteran editor offers lively, practical, and easy-to-follow guidance
that can improve your prose dramatically. Whether you write interoffice memos,
press releases, letters to newspapers, term papers, or articles for publication.
Line by Line is the most sensible reference investment you can make Line by
Line: How to Edit Your Own Writing by Claire Kehrwald Gx>k 114.95 from your
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Public Library Catalog

Author: Juliette Yaakov
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Achtert, W. S. 808 The MLA's Line by line. See Cook, C. K. Line by line: how to
edit your own writing 808 The mob. Galsworthy, J. In Galsworthy, J. Plays p255-
83 822 Mobil travel guides 917.3 Mobiles (Sculpture) 731 Mobilizing against
AIDS 616.9 Mobutu Sese Seko. See pages In Naipaul, V. S. The return of Eva
Peron, with The killings in Trinidad 828 Moby-Dick. McSweeney, K. 813.09
Mochedlover, Helene G. See Ottemiller's Index to plays in collections 808.82
Model rocketry, ...

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Teaching Revising And Editing

Author: Bruce W. Speck
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313279577
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Editing: The Design of Rhetoric. Amityvlle, NY: Baywood, 1989. The authors note
that editing is not a mechanical process; indeed, the editor is an artist. As an artist
, the editor must understand the canons of rhetoric — invention, arrangement,
style, ... to Improve Your Own Writing. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1985. Speaking
as a copyeditor, Cook notes that the purpose of her book is to teach authors how
to edit their own work. Thus, the book "focuses on eliminating the stylistic faults
that ...

The Craft Of Revision Anniversary Edition

Author: Donald Murray
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0840028857
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A Student Case History Roger LePage Jr. It is the ultimate compliment when I
work through a young writer's paper line by line. Many students want this
attention, but there are reasons not to do it most of the time. One, you can't do an
effective job of line-by-line editing of your own draft—or anyone else's—unless
the writer has something to say that is worth saying. As novelist and writing
teacher Wallace Stegner said, “You can't sharpen a knife on a wheel of cheese.”
Two, I do not know ...