The Lively Art of Writing

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Follett Publishing Company, 1965 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 223 pages
An essential refernce for writers--both new and experienced--that will help improve your writing skills and style and help you say exactly what you want to say.

Students, teachers, businessmen, aspiring authors, and complaining consumers all have one thing in common--the need to express successfully ideas, opinions, arguments, problems, explanations, or instructions through the medium of the written word. And The Lively Art of Writing is the perfect guide to the mastery of this essential skill. It will answer all of your questions, provide you with the best techniques, and offer important information about:

* Choosing a subject
* Working with words
* The sound of sentences
* The power of paragraphs
* Essentials of style
* Essays, theses, and term papers
* And much, much more...

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User Review  - AR Reid - Christianbook.com

If CBD would allow it, I would give The Lively Art of Writing ten stars! Like I said in an earlier review, I didn't expect what I got when I bought this book. A few months ago [now several years] I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Christineissoadorbz - Goodreads

This book taught me more in 288pgs than my English class all year. Her writing is beautiful and crear. It's informational, but not boring like most informational things. A feauture I really like is ... Read full review

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Lucile Vaughan Payne is the author of The Lively Art of Writing.

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