On Writing: Advice for Those who Write to Publish (or Would Like To)

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H. Holt, 1990 - Authorship. - 227 pages
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An extraordinary writer, correspondent, and professor of creative writing, Higgins has written an instructive manual for others who delight in the written word and are determined to achieve publication. "He has one of the best ears for the spoken word of any writer of fiction since Ring Lardner".--The New York Times Book Review.

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Author of The Friends of Eddie Coyle and many other books, and professor of creative writing (he calls it "spoiling the paper''), Higgins here develops his insights into the psychology of authorship ... Read full review

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George V. Higgins was a lawyer, journalist, teacher, & the author of 29 books, including "Bomber's Law," "Trust" & "Kennedy for the Defense.

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