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Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Duncan63 - Goodreads

There's not much to say about this book other than that it is a reference book and to read it for recreation would be akin to reading the dictionary. However, that being said, its information is ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - David Stephens - Goodreads

Many literary types consider Strunk and White's The Elements of Style to be a classic text of language usage and composition techniques, listing several of the most problematic rules of grammar and ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Jay McNair - Goodreads

Useful reminders, easy readability, amusing scorn, and great examples from poets and writers. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Damian - Goodreads

Recommended by Steven Kind in his book "On Writing" to anyone who took writing seriously which I like to think I do. It was pretty dry. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Don Gubler - Goodreads

Essential writing rules. Short and to the point. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Ryk Stanton - Goodreads

Stephen King declares that this is essential reading for any writer, and I figure he should know, right? You know, it's a bit dry and some advice feels out of date (although for clarity I should point ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

I'm all for improving clarity and efficacy in writing, and Strunk offers some really insightful advice on how to do so, but he also gives you statements like this: "Like has long been widely misused ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Eliza - Goodreads

Good information but less than ideal format. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Sean-david - Goodreads

Worth the read, and keeping handy. I wish someone would have told me about this years ago, or that a prof would have assigned it. Thank you Dr. Wilson! Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style (Elements of Composition Series)

User Review  - Nathan Daniels - Goodreads

Stephen King said it was a must-read for all aspiring writers. It's boring as hell... but, great to brush up on the basics. Read full review


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