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The Elements of Style: Third Edition by  E. B  Jr.;  White - 3rd Edition 1st Printing - 1979 - from D'Qualitas Books, Et. Al. (SKU: 121945)

The Elements of Style: Third Edition

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The Elements of Style: Third Edition

by Strunk, William, Jr.; White, E. B

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
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Condition
Near Fine/Good
ISBN 10
0024182303
ISBN 13
9780024182302
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New York: Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1979. 3rd Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Third Edition, 1st printing (Full Number Lines). Previous editions of 1959 and 1972. 85 text pages, an introduction (7 pages), plus a total of 5 endpaper leaves (for notes?). Classic composition book used by many adults and college students. Strunk emphasized clarity in writing, cutting out the deadwood, using the active voice, putting statements in a positive form, and writing with simplicity and sincerity. E.B. White, a student of Strunk at Cornell University, later added another chapter. The book is very well-preserved clean book with only an owner's name and a tiny corner tip bump. It may have been only partially read -fairly tight. The dust jacket is unclipped with original price. The front panel has a large mended curved tear with a small chip in the middle. A second tear, approximately .5" is closed and has a tiny top chip. The spine tail area has 1 V-shaped chip extended to bottom of jacket front.

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Bookseller
D'Qualitas Books, Et. Al. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
121945
Title
The Elements of Style: Third Edition
Author
Strunk, William, Jr.; White, E. B
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
3rd Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0024182303
ISBN 13
9780024182302
Publisher
Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc.
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1979
Pages
85
Keywords
adult, non fiction, English composition, writing, classic composition textbook
Bookseller catalogs
Vintage-Adult; Non Fiction - Adult;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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D'Qualitas Books Et. Al. is a family operated internet bookstore. We offer a variety of used books that we have accumulated from various sources. Our specialties include Children and Adult Collector Books, Children and Adult Classic Books, First Editions, Out-of-Print Books, and general stock. All books that are listed are in our possession. They have been individually selected, and we conscientiously grade and describe them.

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