Revising prose

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Longman Publishing Group, 2007 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 166 pages
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This remarkable little book, intended as a supplement for any course that requires writing, models a clear, step-by-step system for creating straight-forward, concise, intelligible and readable prose.

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User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

The fifth edition of Richard Lanham's Revising Prose (Pearson, 2007) is animated by a single purpose: to demonstrate how to diagnose and revise the “Official Style.” By Official Style, Lanham refers ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jess - Goodreads

I always enjoy reading Lanham. Revising Prose instructs,inspires, and entertains--the perfect motivation to take his advice to heart in your own writing. Read full review

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Attention
21
Voice
35
Skotison
56
Copyright

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University of California, Los Angeles

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