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The Newspaper in American Life

by Walter A. Wittich

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Published
1941
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EX-LIBRARY
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$55.00

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Evanston, IL: Row Peterson, 1941. Wear to covers, library stamps and rear pocket, pages unmarked other than a few with finger smudges. Illus with drawings and photographs. Written for young people, this is how newspapers worked in the days when they were THE information source of choice. Discard from the Torrington lLibrary.. Hard Cover. EX-LIBRARY/No Jacket. Illus. by Clifton Line.… Read more
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A Foreward to Fiction

by James Weber Linn & Houghton W. Taylor

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Trench Books
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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New York: Appleton-Century, 1935. Light wear to covers, name on flyleaf, soiling to foredge. Sound copy. . First Edition. Black Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Prentice-Hall Handbook Foir Writers

by Glenn Leggett, Et.al.

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Trench Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Seventh Printing
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$10.00

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Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice Hall, 1958. Minimal wear, name on flyleaf, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light soiling/wear. "For Beginning or Veteran Writer". Seventh printing of the second edition. Evidently a popular reference.. Seventh Printing. Blue Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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Once More the Thunderer

by Henry Beetle Hough

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Trench Books
Published
1950
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$8.00

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New York: Ives Washburn, 1950. Inscription and sticker inside front cover, covers worns and a bit soiled; sound unmarked text. Jacket complete, shows moderate wear, rubbing. "Once more the Thunderer goes to the world...." The story of the Vineyard Gazette of Edgartown.. First Edition. Brown Cloth. Good+/Good.
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Paging Mr. Shakespeare

by Walter Hart Blumenthal

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Trench Books
Published
1961
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Very Good+
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$40.00

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New York: University Publishers, 1961. Minimal wear, light soiling to bottom fore-edge, unmarked; gray and red cloth binding. Jacket shows edgewear, rubbing, not price clipped. "A Critical Challenge" as to whether William truly was the author of the many plays attributed to him.. Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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The Thirty-Six Dramatic Situations

by Georges Polti

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Trench Books
Published
1945
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$8.00

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Boston: The Writer, 1945. Minimal wear to covers, faint stain to top of back cover, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows rubbing, edgewear. ".....fundamental dramatic situations upon which all fiction and drama are based.". Reprint. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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Concise Dictionary of the American Language

by Arthur Waldhorn

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Trench Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good+
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$7.00

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New York: Philosophical Library, 1956. Clean and unmarked. Priceclipped jacket shows rubbing, light wear. A dictionary of words, terms, and slang that are unique to America.. Red Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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The Art of the Essay

by Leslie Fiedler (edit)

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Trench Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1963. Corner of flyleaf clipped, minimal wear to covers, clean and unmarked. Everything you ever wanted to know about writing an essay - 66+ pages.. Third Printing. Green Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Writer's Handbook - 1990 Edition

by Sylvia K. Burack, Edit.

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Trench Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good+
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$15.00

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Boston: The Writer Inc., 1990. Light soiling to top eddge, otherwise an exceptional copy. Nice collection of 100 articles on how to write, written by various well known authors. Heavy volume, extra postage outside the US. 760 pgs.. Trade Paperback. Very Good+/No Jacket.
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The Writer's Handbook

by A.S. Burack, Edit.

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Trench Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
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$45.00

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Boston: The Writer Inc., 1967. Minimal wear, name inside front cover, otherwise clean and unmarked. A collection of 92 articles from 'The Writer' magazine, on how to write, written by various published authors, many quite well known. Quite heavy, extra postage outside the US. 775 pages.. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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THe Writer's Handbook

by A.S. Burack, Edit.

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Trench Books
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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$45.00

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Boston: The Writer Inc. , 1959. Minimal shelfwear, clean and unmarked. A collection of 79 articles on how to write, all written by a variety of authors, many of them well known. Heavy volume, extra postage outside the US. 600+ pages.. Blue Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Writer's Handbook - 1992 Edition

by Sylvia K. Burack, Edit

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Trench Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
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$15.00

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Boston: The Writer Inc., 1992. Trace of wear to spine ends, clean and unmarked. A collection of 100 articles on how to write, most written by well known, published authors. Heavy volume, extra postage outside the US. 751 pgs.. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Becoming a Writer

by Dorothea Brande

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Trench Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Reprint
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$30.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace, 1934. Page edges somewhat yellowed, clean, unmarked copy of a classic. Jacket shows moderate wear/soiling. Later reprint, probably 1940s.. Reprint. Green Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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John Steinbeck A Biography

by Jay Parini

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Trench Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$9.00

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New York: Henry Holt, 1995. Light soiling to top edge, otherwise a nice unmarked copy. Jacket shows light wear, rubbing. Detailed biography (500+pages) of the authors life. Illus with B&W photos. Heavy, extra postage outside the US.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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Write Your Life Story

by Nancy Smith

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Trench Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good+
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$8.00

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New York: Citadel, 1995. Light edgewear, clean and unmarked. "A Guide to Writing Your Autobiography and Tips on How to Get it Published". "The Learning Series".. Trade Paperback. Very Good+.
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Language in Thought and Action

by S.I. Hayakawa

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Trench Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Reprint
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$8.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace, 1949. Bumps to spine ends, clean, bright and unmarked. Jacket shows light rubbing, wear at spine ends. "How Men Use Words and Words Use Men".. Reprint. Blue Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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The Century Handbook of Writing

by Garland Greever & Easley S. Jones

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Trench Books
Published
1932
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Third Edition
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$6.00

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New York: D. Appleton-Century, 1932. Real nice copy showing minimal soiling to page edges. Plain orange jacket, clean and unmarked. A compact little volume that "...treats essential matters of grammar, diction, spelling, mechanics; and develops with thoroughness the principles of sentence structure".. Third Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+.
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Conrad Aiken

by Frederick J. Hoffman

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Trench Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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New Haven: College & University Press, 1962. Light shelfwear, slight bumps to corners, clean and unmarked. "Twayne's U.S. Authors Series".. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.
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James A. Michener

by A. Grove Day

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Trench Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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New Haven: College & University Press, 1964. Minimal shelfwear, clean and unmarked. "Twayne's U.S. Authors Series".. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.
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John Dos Passos

by John H. Wrenn

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Trench Books
Published
1961
Condition
Good+
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$8.00

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New Haven: College & University Press, 1961. Moderate shelfwear, clean and unmarked. "Twayne's U.S. Authors Series".. Trade Paperback. Good+/No Jacket.
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