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The Weather for Poetry: Essays, Reviews, and Notes on Poetry, 1977-81 (Poets on Poetry Series)

by Hall, Donald (General editing by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1982
Condition
Very good. Top age block darkening.
ISBN
9780472063406
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$12.00

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Ann Arbor MI.: University of Michigan Press., 1982. Trade paperback. Very good. Top age block darkening.. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 352 p. Poets on Poetry (Paperback). Audience: General/trade. American and English 20th century poetry and poets organized into 4 categories: Generalization, Celebration; Reviewing; Notation. Professor, poet, essayist, children's storyteller, and novelist Donald Hall was a professor… Read more
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Basic Grammar for Writing; A step-by-step course in all the essentials of clear writing

by Ehrlich, Eugene, and Murphy, Daniel

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1967
Condition
Fair. Cover damage. Tears at lower front, spine, repaired with clear tape. Clean interior.
Edition
Later printing.
ISBN
9780070191037
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$5.00

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New York.: McGraw-Hill Book Company., 1967. Later printing.. Trade paperback. Fair. Cover damage. Tears at lower front, spine, repaired with clear tape. Clean interior.. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. English Language lessons with review exercises: The Sentence; Modifiers; Verbs; Verb Tense and Voice; Agreement and Reference; Punctuation; Grammar and Style; The Sentence in context; Final… Read more
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Basic Grammar for Writing; A step-by-step course in all the essentials of clear writing

by Ehrlich, Eugene, and Murphy, Daniel

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very good. Classroom inventory number, upper and lower page blocks. End paper small blemish. Clean text pages, unmarked otherwis
Edition
Later printing.
ISBN
9780070191037
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$15.00

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New York.: McGraw-Hill Book Company., 1967. Later printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Classroom inventory number, upper and lower page blocks. End paper small blemish. Clean text pages, unmarked otherwise.. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. English Language lessons with review exercises: The Sentence; Modifiers; Verbs; Verb Tense and Voice; Agreement and Reference; Punctuation; Grammar and Style;… Read more
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Basic / Not Boring Language Skills: More! Words & Vocabulary; Middle Grades 6-8+

by Forte, Imogene (Series Concept co-authorship), and Frank, Marjorie (Series Concept co-authorship and Exercises by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2005
Condition
New. No dust jacket as issued. Unused. Front older small price sticker.
Edition
1st printing. IP 390-1.
ISBN
9780865305007
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$7.00

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Nashville TN.: Incentive Publications., 2005. 1st printing. IP 390-1.. Wraps. New. No dust jacket as issued. Unused. Front older small price sticker.. Deprez, Mary Patricia, dba Tye Dye Mary, Cover Art by).. 1 Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Tie-dye spiral rainbow cover. Answer keys at back. "Inventive exercises to sharpen skills and raise achievement", subtitle.
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How to Prepare Your Manuscript for a Publisher

by C

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
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New. No dust jacket as issued.
ISBN
9781557781314
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$5.00

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Paragon House Publishers, 1988. Trade paperback. New. No dust jacket as issued.. 0 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 102 p. Audience: General/trade.
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Of All Things

by Benchley

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Re-covered from Brockton (MA) HIgh School Library. Tightly bound. Age-toning. Random soil spot
Edition
13th printing since 1921 first.
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$6.00

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Henry Holt and Company., 1928. 13th printing since 1921 first.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Re-covered from Brockton (MA) HIgh School Library. Tightly bound. Age-toning. Random soil spots. Wonderfully readable.. Williams, Gluyas (Comic line art illustrations by).. 1 234 p. Includes illustrations. Brown stamped pebbled and smooth cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. 4.75x7.25in. Humorous essays… Read more
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$6.00
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The Practical Stylist: Third Edition

by Baker, Sheridan

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued.
Edition
1st printing.
ISBN
9780690650013
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$5.00

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New York: Thomas Y Crowell Co, 1973. 1st printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.. Foote, Angela (Designed by). 0 Includes index. Durable flexible covers, decorated, printers' blocks collage. Endpapers: checklist and editing symbols. Chapters: Thesis, Structure, Paragraphs, Evidence, Writing Good Sentences, Correcting Bad Sentences, Punctuation, Words, The Research paper, A Writer's Grammar, Spelling and… Read more
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$5.00
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Whitfield's University Rhyming Dictionary

by Whitfield, Jane Shaw, And Stillman, Frances (Edited By)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1964
Condition
Good. No dust jacket as issued. Interior clean. Foxing to page edges. Spine creasing.
Edition
5th printing. Original edition: 1951.
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$4.00

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New York: Apollo Edition / Thomas Y Crowell Company, 1964. 5th printing. Original edition: 1951.. Trade paperback. Good. No dust jacket as issued. Interior clean. Foxing to page edges. Spine creasing.. 0 283 p. 5x8in. Green, blk, blue, orange cover; white titles. Preface; Brief Guide to English Versification: Meters, Stanza, Fixed Forms, Blank & Free, Kinds of Poetry,… Read more
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Style (Perma-Bound Edition)

by Singleton, Ralph H

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1966
Condition
Good. Ex-library. Clean text pages. Spine sun-fade. Light cover soiling.
Edition
SRA Science Research Associates.
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$9.00

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San Francisco CA.: Chandler Publishing Company., 1966. SRA Science Research Associates.. Hard cover. Good. Ex-library. Clean text pages. Spine sun-fade. Light cover soiling.. 1 167 p. Includes index. Trade paperback size, library hardcover binding. Green & white and black covers. 5.25x8.25in. Audience: General/trade. English Composition: Craftsmanship in written prose and speech, revisions, clarity, etymology, vocabulary, grace, jargon, sentence… Read more
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$9.00
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Write to the Point! : Letters, Memos, and Reports That Get Results

by Fruehling, Rosemary T, And Oldham, Neild B

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket.
ISBN
9780070225497
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$9.00

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McGraw-Hill Companies, 1988. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket.. 0 Sewn binding. Paper over boards. 261 p. Audience: General/trade.
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$9.00
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Writing With a Word Processor

by Zinsser, William Knowlton

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1983
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
ISBN
9780060150556
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$9.00

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HarperCollins Publishers, 1983. Fine in fine dust jacket.. 0 117 p. Audience: General/trade; General/trade.
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$9.00
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Great American Writing Block

by Wheeler, Thomas C

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued.
ISBN
9780140046939
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$5.00

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Penguin Books, 1980. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.. 0 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 189 p. Audience: General/trade. Causes and cures of the new illiteracy.
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Christopher Marlowe; The Man in his Time

by Bakeless, John Edwin

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1937
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Minor spine sun-fade. Tight, clean.
Edition
First edition. Stated 1st edition.
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$15.00

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New York.: William Morrow and Company., 1937. First edition. Stated 1st edition.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Minor spine sun-fade. Tight, clean.. 1 Burgundy cloth over boards. Black spine title box w/ silver titles. B&W photos. viii p., 3 L., 3-404 p. 23 cm. Plates, Facsimiles. British author Marlowe lived to see only one of his… Read more
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Writing for Children

by Woolley, Catherine

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780453007078
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$15.00

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Dutton Books, 1990. First edition.. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. 0 Sewn binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 182 p. Audience: General/trade.
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Writing on Both Sides of the Brain: Breakthrough Techniques for People Who Write

by Klauser, Henriette Anne

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1987
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Fine. No dust jacket as issued.
Edition
Illustrated.
ISBN
9780062544902
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$8.00

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HarperSanFrancisco, 1987. Illustrated.. Trade paperback. Fine. No dust jacket as issued.. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 160 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade.
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$8.00
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The Writer's Index of Good Form and Good English

by Manly, John Matthews, And Rickert, Edith

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1923
Condition
Fine. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Prior owner small sig penciled in front. Beautiful and bright covers, clean insi
Edition
November, 1923.
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$17.00

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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1923. November, 1923.. Hard cover. Fine. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Prior owner small sig penciled in front. Beautiful and bright covers, clean inside. right lower corner slightly rubbed.. 0 261 p. Maroon cloth covered boards w/gold spine titles. 5x7"; old bookseller sticker back inside: G.F. Warfield & Co. Hartford,… Read more
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Inventing the Truth: The Art and Craft of Memoir, Revised and Expanded Edition

by Zinsser, William (Editing and Introduction by), and Dillard, Annie, and Baker, Russell, and Morrison, Toni, and Conway, Jill Ker

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very good. Some short flaking to cover sealing edges. Clean, unmarked interior.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing, this edition.
ISBN
9780395731017
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$8.00

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Boston MA.: Mariner Books / Houghton Mifflin., 1995. First edition. 1st printing, this edition.. Trade paperback. Very good. Some short flaking to cover sealing edges. Clean, unmarked interior.. 1 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 202 p. Bibliography by author; Contributors' list. Audience: General/trade. Essays by varied authors listed above, plus Frazier, Ian; Gates, Henry Louis Jr; Simpson, Eileen;… Read more
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Writing After Fifty: How to Find-Enjoy-and Make Money From a New Career as a Writer After You Retire

by Knott, Leonard L

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780898791914
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$10.00

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Writer's Digest Books, 1985. First edition.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket.. 0 Sewn binding. Paper over boards. 218 p. Audience: General/trade.
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Rea's Handbook of English Grammar, Style, & Writing

by Fogiel, M, Dr. (Preface By), And Rea

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued.
ISBN
9780878915521
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$14.95

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Research & Education Association, 1984. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.. 0 Glued binding. 298 p. Audience: General/trade.
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Get Thee to a Punnery

by Lederer, Richard, Ph.D.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Top spine has short tears. Prior bookstore ink stamp inside.
Edition
1st printing.
ISBN
9780440204992
Item Price
$3.50

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A Laurel Book / Dell Publishing., 1990. 1st printing.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Top spine has short tears. Prior bookstore ink stamp inside.. Thompson, Bill (Illustrations by). 1 Foldover front cover by 1/3rd 'cause one just can't say enough to promote this work, and the extra space allows a good start.. Subtitle: 'Whet… Read more
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