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New Well-Tempered Sentence - (rev edition

New Well-Tempered Sentence (ISBN10: 0395628830; ISBN13: 9780395628836)
ISBN13: 978-0395628836
ISBN10: 0395628830

Summary: For over a decade THE WELL TEMPERED SENTENCE has provided instruction and pleasure to the wariest student and the most punctilious scholar alike. Now Karen Elizabeth Gordon has revised and enlarged her classic handbook with fuller explanations of the rules of punctuation, additional whimsical graphics, and further character development and drama -- all the while redeeming punctuation from the perils of boredom. For anyone who has despaired of opening a punctuation handbook (but whose ...show more sentences despair without one), THE NEW WELL TEMPERED SENTENCE will teach you clearly and simply where to place a comma and how to use an apostrophe. And as you master the elusive slashes, dots, and dashes that give expression to our most perplexing thoughts, you will find yourself in the grip of a bizarre and beguiling comedy of manners. Long-time fans will delight in the further intrigues of cover girl Loona, the duke and duchess, and the mysterious Rosie and Nimrod. The New Well-Tempered Sentence is sure to entertain while teaching you everything you want to know about punctuation. Never before has punctuation been so much fun! ...show less

Edition/Copyright: (REV)93
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Ticknor& Fields
Published: 07/28/1993
International: No

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Various Artists 1993 Quarter Cloth Very Good+ in Very Good- jacket Illustrated throughout with B&W drawings. Pages clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Green boards, red spine, gilt lettering ...show more, bright, clean. NON price-clipped DJ [$14.95], mostly clean, colors bright, some edge and general wear, short tears. Subtitle: A punctuation handbook for the innocent, the eager, and the doomed". Revised and expanded. Media Mail and US Priority shipping include free tracking information. ...show less
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1993 Gordon, Karen Elizabeth., Ticknor & Fields, 1993, c1993, 3rd printing (revised & expanded), boards & cloth (hard cover), lengthy (but interesting) gift inscription o/w vg++ with vg++ dj, 148 pp ...show more, extensive B&W illus., 8vo, ISBN: 0395628830, "However frenzied, disarrayed, or complicated your thoughts might be, punctuation tempers them. We rarely give these symbols a second glance: they're like invisible servants in fairy tales-the ones who bring glasses of water and pillows, not storms of weather or love. One quick blink and you've caught the comma's or slash's or hyphen's message, or huddled in a parenthetical clasp. Like well-trained prodigies, punctuation marks can exceed your expectations, even defy belief" ...show less
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