The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors

The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors

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This book aims to provide a one-stop reference with comprehensive and helpful advice on a very broad range of issues encountered when writing or editing, either professionally or whilst studying. A completely expanded, revised, and updated version of the first edition, it presents the housestyle of Oxford University Press, drawing on the experience of the Dictionary Department and the Presss in-house academic desk editors. It gives clear advice on common spelling difficulties, names of people and places, foreign words and phrases, abbreviations, and broad aspects of usage, includingcapitalization and punctuation.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2000
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780198662396
Branch Call Number: 428.003 OXF
Characteristics: xii, 404 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Ritter, R. M. (Robert M.)


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