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Advice to Writers: A Compendium of Quotes, Anecdotes, and Writerly Wisdom from a Dazzling Array Of Literary Lights

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Winokur gathers the counsel of more than 400 celebrated authors in a treasury on the world and work of writing. "Advice to Writers" contains the secrets behind the sleight-of-hand practiced by artists from Aristotle to Rita Mae Brown.

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Jon Winokur is the author of a dozen books, including The Portable Curmudgeon and The Rich Are Different.  He lives in Pacific Palisades, California.

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P.M. Bradshaw, April 15, 2015 (view all comments by P.M. Bradshaw)
A great gift for the writer or English major in your life. A wonderful little book of quotes on everything about writing, from Ernest Hemingway, Truman Capote, Tennessee Williams, William Faulkner, Henry Miller, T.S. Eliot, and more. Some are very funny. Others are thought-provoking. A fun read!
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ISBN:
9780679763413
Subtitle:
A Compendium of Quotes, Anecdotes, and Writerly Wisdom from a Dazzling Array of Literary Lights
Author:
Winokur, Jon
Publisher:
Vintage
Subject:
Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Quotations
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing
Subject:
Authors
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - General
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Reference/Writing
Subject:
writing;reference;quotations
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Trade paper
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Vintage
Publication Date:
20000509
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Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
240
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8.44x5.66x.57 in. .66 lbs.

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