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W.O.W. Writers on Writing, Jon Winokur
W.O.W. Writers on Writing
Jon Winokur
13.93 AUD 6.96 AUD



The Right Word : How to Say What You Really Mean, Jan Venolia
The Right Word : How to Say What You Really Mean
Jan Venolia
12.44 AUD 6.22 AUD



The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors, The Oxford English Dictionary department [Compiled by]
The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors
The Oxford English Dictionary department [Compiled by]
12.44 AUD 6.22 AUD



Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers of Australian Government Publications, John Pitson [Revised]
Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers of Australian Government Publications
John Pitson [Revised]
26.87 AUD 13.44 AUD



The Secret of the Stratemeyer Syndicate - Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys and the Million Dollar Fiction Factory, Carol Billman
The Secret of the Stratemeyer Syndicate - Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys and the Million Dollar Fiction Factory
Carol Billman
24.88 AUD 12.44 AUD



A Satanic Affair - Salman Rushdie & The Rage Of Islam, Malise Ruthven
A Satanic Affair - Salman Rushdie & The Rage Of Islam
Malise Ruthven
17.41 AUD 8.71 AUD



How To Write Funny Stories - A Writer's Notebook, Rachel E. Lisberg
How To Write Funny Stories - A Writer's Notebook
Rachel E. Lisberg
9.95 AUD 4.97 AUD



Getting Yourself Published - A Guide for Australia & New Zealand, Robin Bromby
Getting Yourself Published - A Guide for Australia & New Zealand
Robin Bromby
9.95 AUD 4.97 AUD



 

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Book Design, Andrew Haslam
1 Andrew Haslam Book Design
Laurence King Publishing Ltd 225983 Great Britain 2006 1856694739 / 9781856694735 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket A comprehensive and practical guide for students and experienced designers alike, this carefully structured text is illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams. Featuring examples from various kinds of book, it takes the reader through every aspect of the subject. In addition, there is information on styling the text, an extensive glossary defining editorial, design and production terms, and a further reading list. Over 240 illustratiobns 256 pages. With colour and black and white illustrations . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; ISBN/EAN: 9781856694735. Inventory No: 225983. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 99.50 AUD 49.75 AUD 
 
 
Banned Books: Informal Notes on some Books Banned for Various Reasons at Various Times and in Various Places., Anne Lyon Haight
2 Anne Lyon Haight Banned Books: Informal Notes on some Books Banned for Various Reasons at Various Times and in Various Places.
George Allen & Unwin 229010 London 1955 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 172 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; Inventory No: 229010. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 19.90 AUD 9.95 AUD 
 
 
57th Annual Book Design Award 2009 - Creative Times With Words, Brett Hilder
3 Brett Hilder 57th Annual Book Design Award 2009 - Creative Times With Words
The Australian Publishers Association 225972 Australia 2009 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 121 pages. With colour photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; Inventory No: 225972. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 19.90 AUD 9.95 AUD 
 
 
The Secret of the Stratemeyer Syndicate - Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys and the Million Dollar Fiction Factory, Carol Billman
4 Carol Billman The Secret of the Stratemeyer Syndicate - Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys and the Million Dollar Fiction Factory
The Ungar Publishing Company 231565 New York 1986 First Edition 0804420556 / 9780804420556 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Ful length studies of these mystery adventure superstars of Edward Stratemeyer's publishing dynasty. 186 pages. Ex-Libris pasted in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; United States; Books on Books; ISBN: 0804420556. ISBN/EAN: 9780804420556. Inventory No: 231565. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 24.88 AUD 12.44 AUD 
 
 
Cock-A-Hoop - a Sequel to Chanticleer, Pertelote and Cockalorum, Being a Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press. September 1949 - December 1961, David Chambers and Christopher Sandford [Compiled]
5 David Chambers and Christopher Sandford [Compiled] Cock-A-Hoop - a Sequel to Chanticleer, Pertelote and Cockalorum, Being a Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press. September 1949 - December 1961
Private Libraries Association S003002 Middlesex, England 0900002034 / 9780900002038 Hard Cover Very Good Condition Good 126 pages. Illustrated frontispiece. With a list of Prospectuses 1920 -1962 and illustrations from the books. Ex libris sticker to front pastedown. Dust jacket has slight fading to edges and spine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; ISBN: 0900002034. ISBN/EAN: 9780900002038. Inventory No: S003002. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 34.83 AUD 17.42 AUD 
 
 
The Modern School Library - Its Administration as a Materials Center, Helen E. Saunders
6 Helen E. Saunders The Modern School Library - Its Administration as a Materials Center
The Scarecrow Press Inc 229168 New Jersey 1968 Hardcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 215 pages. Light foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; United States; Books on Books; Inventory No: 229168. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 11.94 AUD 5.97 AUD 
 
 
The Writer's Guide - A Companion to Writing for Pleasure or Publication, Irina Dunn
7 Irina Dunn The Writer's Guide - A Companion to Writing for Pleasure or Publication
Allen & Unwin 227957 Australia 2002 1865088323 / 9781865088327 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Writing is a craft, an art, a gift, a revelation; it is also often challenging and lonely work. And that is just the start - whether your aim is to get through the obstacle course of publishing, or to develop a talent into a sustaining occupation. The Writers' Guide offers ideas and practical help towards all kinds of goals - whether you are writing fiction or fact, for work or pleasure, for print, performance or the screen, for personal development or a wide readership. Topics include: -developing tools and skills -gathering and researching material -drafting, revising, editing -formal and legal considerations -understanding your readership -constructive feedback, writing groups, tuition -finding publishing outlets -commercial publishing, self-publishing -marketing, reviews, publicity During the seven years Irina Dunn has been Executive Director of the NSW Writer's Centre, she has advised on every conceivable question an aspiring writer faces. Irina has also been an English tutor, consultant editor and translator. 387 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; Books for Writers; ISBN: 1865088323. ISBN/EAN: 9781865088327. Inventory No: 227957. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 14.93 AUD 7.47 AUD 
 
 
Seminar on the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules - Proceedings of the Seminar organized by the Cataloguing and Indexing Group of the Library Association at the University of Nottingham 22nd - 25th March 1968, J. C. Dowling, F.L.A. and N. F. Sharp, B.A., F.L.A.
8 J. C. Dowling, F.L.A. and N. F. Sharp, B.A., F.L.A. Seminar on the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules - Proceedings of the Seminar organized by the Cataloguing and Indexing Group of the Library Association at the University of Nottingham 22nd - 25th March 1968
The Library Association 227885 London 1969 0853652716 / 9780853652717 Softcover Very Good Condition 104 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; ISBN: 0853652716. ISBN/EAN: 9780853652717. Inventory No: 227885. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 17.91 AUD 8.96 AUD 
 
 
The Task of the Editor - Papers read at a Andrews Clark Library Seminar February 8, 1969, James Thorpe & Claude M Simpson Jr
9 James Thorpe & Claude M Simpson Jr The Task of the Editor - Papers read at a Andrews Clark Library Seminar February 8, 1969
University Of California Press 125230 USA 1969 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Good No Dust Jacket 56 pages. 56 pages. Fading to spine edge. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; Inventory No: 125230. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 11.94 AUD 5.97 AUD 
 
 
The Right Word : How to Say What You Really Mean, Jan Venolia
10 Jan Venolia The Right Word : How to Say What You Really Mean
Ten Speed Press 235354 USA 2003 1580085075 / 9781580085076 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Every writer needs help with words: choosing them, using them, spelling them correctly. When is optimal or optimum the better choice? Why use germane when relevant is, well, more relevant? Created for just such tortuous (torturous?) situations, this handy guide provides an A-to-Z listing of troublesome, confusing words, accompanied by clear examples and explanations to help avoid common mistakes. With a discussion on getting the most out of words, a helpful resource section, humorous illustrations, and clever bits of wordplay, this compact reference is an indispensable resource. - The latest addition to Jan Venolia's Right! series, which has sold more than 600,000 copies. - With the growing influence of email and other instant communication on the English language, a modern reference is more important than ever. - Small and portable, this book is easier to carry and to use than some of the larger, bulkier reference works. - The cover design for WRITE RIGHT! and REWRITE RIGHT! was selected to display in the AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts) 50 Books / 50 Covers Exhibition in 2001. The designer for this series (including The Right Word!) is Paul Kepple, director, Headcase Design, Philadelphia, PA 159 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Books About Books; Books for Writers; ISBN: 1580085075. ISBN/EAN: 9781580085076. Inventory No: 235354. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.44 AUD 6.22 AUD 
 
 
Writing With Precision - How To Write So That You Cannot Possibly Be Understood, Jefferson D. Bates
11 Jefferson D. Bates Writing With Precision - How To Write So That You Cannot Possibly Be Understood
Acropolis Books 227981 Washington 1980 0874911850 / 9780874911855 Softcover Very Good Condition Phil Kromas 226 pages. Illustrator: Phil Kromas. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Books About Books; United States; Books for Writers; ISBN: 0874911850. ISBN/EAN: 9780874911855. Inventory No: 227981. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
A Fragment of Autobiography - The Fun of Writing the Inside Books, John Gunther
12 John Gunther A Fragment of Autobiography - The Fun of Writing the Inside Books
Harper & Row 227515 New York 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 116 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Books About Books; United States; Books for Writers; Inventory No: 227515. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 11.94 AUD 5.97 AUD 
 
 
Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers of Australian Government Publications, John Pitson [Revised]
13 John Pitson [Revised] Style Manual for Authors, Editors and Printers of Australian Government Publications
Australian Government Publishing Service 234317 Canberra 1979 Third Edition 0642033463 / 9780642033468 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good 463 pages. Previous owners stamp on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; Australia; Books on Books; ISBN: 0642033463. ISBN/EAN: 9780642033468. Inventory No: 234317. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 26.87 AUD 13.44 AUD 
 
 
W.O.W. Writers on Writing, Jon Winokur
14 Jon Winokur W.O.W. Writers on Writing
Running Press 235557 USA 1990 0894718770 / 9780894718779 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Collects the quotations of great writers on such topics as books, characters, editors, genres, and inspiration 372 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Books About Books; Books for Writers; Writing. ISBN: 0894718770. ISBN/EAN: 9780894718779. Inventory No: 235557. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
The Writing School Guide to...The 29 Most Common Writing Mistakes and How To Avoid Them, Leisure Study Group
15 Leisure Study Group The Writing School Guide to...The 29 Most Common Writing Mistakes and How To Avoid Them
Leisure Study Group 227977 Australia 2003 Reprint Softcover Near Fine Condition The advice herein applies to all types of writing, fiction and non fiction. 73 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Books About Books; Books for Writers; Inventory No: 227977. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 9.95 AUD 4.98 AUD 
 
 
Story of the Chinese Book, Liu Kuo-Chun
16 Liu Kuo-Chun Story of the Chinese Book
Foreign Language Press 228800 Peking 1958 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket A bit worn around the spine edges 87 pages. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; Inventory No: 228800. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 24.88 AUD 12.44 AUD 
 
 
A Satanic Affair - Salman Rushdie & The Rage Of Islam, Malise Ruthven
17 Malise Ruthven A Satanic Affair - Salman Rushdie & The Rage Of Islam
Chatto & Windus 231477 London 1990 0701135913 / 9780701135911 Hardcover Good Condition Good This is a full account of the Rushdie affair pointing out how the crisis has focused attention on the cultural divide between the West and Muslim countries and secular and religious cultures. It also reveals the way in which, in a society unversed in the way of scriptural criticism and debate, the book was seen not just as an act of blasphemy, but as a fundamental attack on Islamic identity. Malise also wrote "Islam in the world". 184 pages. Spine slightly faded. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Books About Books; Books on Books; ISBN: 0701135913. ISBN/EAN: 9780701135911. Inventory No: 231477. Hardcover 
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Price: 17.41 AUD 8.71 AUD 
 
 
The Art of Self-Promotion - Successful Promotion by Writers, Marele Day
18 Marele Day The Art of Self-Promotion - Successful Promotion by Writers
Allen & Unwin 227978 Australia 1993 Softcover Near Fine Condition Will enable writers to gain the expertise in self-promotion necessary for success. It will give writers the skills and confidence to promote their work and increase their earnings. 92 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Books About Books; Books for Writers; Inventory No: 227978. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
The Little Red Writing Book, Mark Tredinnick
19 Mark Tredinnick The Little Red Writing Book
UNSW Press 240416 NSW, Australia 2008 Reprint 0868408670 / 9780868408675 Softcover Good Condition A book on technique, style, craft and manners for everyone who writes and wants to do it better. It is a manual of good diction, composition, sentence craft, paragraph design, structure and planning. Enriched by examples of fine prose from great writers including Tim Winton; flush with exercises informed by the author's expertise in both creative writing and functional prose; and written with fl air, The Little Red Writing Book is a lively and readable guide to lively and readable writing. 262 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Books About Books; Books for Writers; Writing. ISBN: 0868408670. ISBN/EAN: 9780868408675. Inventory No: 240416. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 17.00 AUD 8.50 AUD 
 
 
Writing for Pleasure and Profit, Michael Legat
20 Michael Legat Writing for Pleasure and Profit
Robert Hale 227980 London 1992 Reprint 0709026773 / 9780709026778 Softcover Very Good Condition A book which aims to show how writing can be both a pleasurable and a profitable activity. The author offers advice on writing, submitting manuscripts and the requirements of the different markets. Michael Legat was Editorial Director of Corgi Books and then of Cassell. 176 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Books About Books; Books for Writers; ISBN: 0709026773. ISBN/EAN: 9780709026778. Inventory No: 227980. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
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