Theories of style
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Theories of style with especial reference to prose composition; essays, excerpts, and translations

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


  • Style, Literary.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. xiii-xxii.

Statementarranged and adapted by Lane Cooper.
ContributionsCooper, Lane, 1875-1959.
LC ClassificationsPN203 .C65 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 460 p. ;
Number of Pages460
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14388741M

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