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Editing Fact and Fiction: A Concise Guide to Book Editing

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Synopsis:

Editing Fact and Fiction is a concise, practical guide to book editing.

Synopsis:

A concise, practical guide to book editing.

Synopsis:

Writing in a lively, informal style, two editors with extensive experience in a wide variety of fields--fiction and nonfiction, trade and reference, academic and commercial publishing--explain what editors in different jobs really do in this concise practical guide.

Table of Contents

1. Who (and what) is an editor?; 2. Fact or fiction? Finding your niche; 3. Principles to edit by; 4. The editor's senses; 5. The editor's sensibility; 6. A guide to editorial freelancing; 7. Electronic editing today and tomorrow; 8. Tools of the trade and how to use them.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521456937
Foreword:
Marek, Richard
With:
Gunther, Irene
Foreword by:
Marek, Richard
Foreword:
Marek, Richard
Author:
Sharpe, Leslie T.
Author:
Marek, Richard
Author:
Gunther, Irene
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
English
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Editing & Proofreading
Subject:
Editing
Subject:
General Reference
Subject:
Reference/Writing
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
OC-135
Publication Date:
19940931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
9 b/w illus.
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9.14x5.98x.63 in. .80 lbs.

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