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Since 1962 Editors on Editing has been an indispensable guide for editors, would-be editors, and especially writers who want to understand the publishing process. Written by Americas most distinguished editors, these 38 essays will teach, inform, and inspire anyone interested in the world of editing. Editors on Editing includes essays on the evolution of the American editor; the ethical and moral dimensions of editing; what an editor looks for in a query letter, proposal, and manuscript; line editing; copyediting; the freelance editor; the question of political correctness; making the most of writers conferences; and numerous other topics

Synopsis:

An indispensable guide for editors, would-be editors, and especially writers who want to understand the publishing process. In this classic handbook, top professionals write about the special demands and skills necessary for particular areas of expertise--mass market, romance, special markets, and more.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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ISBN:
9780802132635
Editor:
Gross, Gerald C.
Publisher:
Grove Press
Editor:
Gross, Gerald C.
Author:
Gross, Gerald C.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Editing & Proofreading
Subject:
Editing
Subject:
Editors
Subject:
Editors -- Correspondence.
Subject:
Reference-Editing
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 17
Publication Date:
19940131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
377
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 21 oz

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