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The elements of style

Author: William Strunk; E B White; Maira Kalman
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
An enhanced edition of the classic writing manual features humorous art by a popular children's book illustrator and New Yorker cover artist, in a volume that provides visual and whimsical embellishments to the original instructive text--Publisher.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Strunk; E B White; Maira Kalman
ISBN: 9780143112723 0143112724
OCLC Number: 144228455
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 147 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Elementary rules of usage --
Elementary principles of composition --
A few matters of form --
Words and expressions commonly misused --
An approach to style (with a list of reminders) --
Responsibility: by William Strunk, Jr. and E.B. White ; illustrated by Maira Kalman.


Kalmans exquisite illustrations give the revered style manual, now in its fourth edition, a jolt of new energy, making the learning experience more colorful and clear.  Read more...
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"So friendly, so classic, so delightful . . . Kalman has taken 'the little book' and made it even more elegant and uplifting."-Los Angeles Times "While The Elements of Style has never lacked fans or Read more...

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