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MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, Seventh Edition

By: N/A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Language Association of America: 2009

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 019841

Condition: Very Good


292pp. Wraps gently creased at the corners. View more info

The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers

By: Ballenger, Bruce

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Pearson Longman: 2004

Edition: Fourth Edition.

Seller ID: 012173

Condition: Near Fine


376pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Barnet & Stubbs's Practical Guide to Writing

By: Barnet, Sylvan & Marcia Stubbs

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1977

Edition: Fifth Printing.

Seller ID: 018646

Condition: Very Good


387pp. Fifth printing of the Revised Edition. Extremities rubbed. Spine creased. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Biography, the Craft and the Calling

By: Bowen, Catherine Drinker

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022358

Condition: Near Fine


174pp. 1st Edition. Original cloth. Bowen won the National Book Award for Non-Fiction in 1958. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. A couple of tiny nicks to the edges of the jacket. Numbers in ink at the heel of the spine. View more info

Anybody Can Write, A Playful Approach

By: Bryant, Jean

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mill Valley, Whatever Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 021433

Condition: Good


155pp. Highlighting in the early chapters. Front free endpaper creased vertically. Back of the front cover soiled. Front cover creased. View more info

A Reader for Writers

By: Carter, Henry Holland & Frank Davidson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, D.C. Heath & Co.: 1947

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 016695

Condition: Very Good


557pp. Ownership inscriptions to the front pastedown. Faint ownership ink stamps to the endpapers. Top and fore edges of the text block are foxed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Reporter's Life

By: Cronkite, Walter

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017287

Condition: Near Fine


384pp. This copy inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. Cronkite was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Jimmy Carter in 1981. He has been called "The Most Trusted Man in America." Bottom corners gently bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Art of Fiction, Notes on Craft for Young Writers

By: Gardner, John

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1984

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 022131

Condition: Near Fine


224pp. Book Club Edition. Original cream paper over rose colored cloth, lettering stamped in gilt foil. An exceptionally tight copy, probably unread. One corner bumped. Traces of soil to the jacket. View more info

A Concise Guide for Writers

By: Glorfeld, Louis A. & David A. Lauerman, Norman C. Stageberg

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1977

Edition: Fourth Edition.

Seller ID: 012061

Condition: Good


209pp. + 1pp. chart. Wraps creased. Some dampstain to the text block edges. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Speaking of Journals: Childrens Book Writers Talk About Their Diaries, Notebooks and Sketchbooks

By: Graham, Paula W.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Honesdale, Boyds Mills Press: 1999

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 012176

Condition: Near Fine


226pp. Illustrated. Contributions from Bruce Coville, Marion Dane Bauer, Jack Gantos, Jacqueline Woodson, Naomi Shihab Nye, Graham Salisbury, Jean Craighead George and 20 other authors. Minor creasing at one corner. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The New York Times Style Book For Writers and Editors

By: Jordan, Lewis (ed.)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1962

Seller ID: 012152

Condition: Near Fine


124pp. + 2pp. blank notes. Large closed tear to the back panel of the jacket which was once tape repaired; the tape has since been removed leaving a tape ghost. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft

By: King, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 017489

Condition: Fine


288pp. Frontispiece. No previous ownership inscriptions. A beautiful copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Cloak of Light; Writing My Life

By: Morris, Wright

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1985

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 019618

Condition: Very Good


306pp. Illustrated. Top edge of the text block foxed. Jacket lightly soiled overall. One inch closed tear to the top edge of the front panel on the same. View more info

The Art of the Story Teller

By: Shedlock, Marie L.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 019471

Condition: Near Fine


291pp. + 16pp. ads. Only traces of wear. A very tight copy, probably unread. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Last Word: The New York Times Book of Obituaries and Farewells

By: Siegel, Marvin (ed.)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Quill: 1999

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 015644

Condition: Near Fine


426pp. Traces of wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Where the Bluebird Sings in the Lemonade Springs: Living and Wiritng in the West

By: Stegner, Wallace

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1992

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011931

Condition: Fine


227pp. Honey colored endpapers. No previous ownership inscriptions. The jacket has some staining to the verso, not observable on the recto or on the binding or text block. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Families Writing

By: Stillman, Peter R.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Writers Digest Books: 1989

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 012052

Condition: Very Good


189pp. + 2pp. ads. Illustrated. Front cover soiled at the top edge. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses and Dissertations

By: Turabian, Kurt L.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chicago, University Of Chicago: 1996

Seller ID: 012067

Condition: Very Good


308pp. Light soil to the wraps. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Truth About Publishing

By: Unwin, Stanley

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, Academy Chicago: 1982

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 021231

Condition: Very Good


256pp. 8th Edition, 1st Printing (stated 1st Paperback Edition). Original wraps. Revised and partly re-written by Philip Unwin. New introduction by Rayner Unwin. Three pages carelessly creased at one corner. Some creasing to the wraps. View more info

Writing with a Word Processor

By: Zinsser, William

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1983

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 020622

Condition: Near Fine


117pp. Early Edition. Original black cloth with spine lettering stamped in silver foil. Book Club edition. One corner bumped. No previous ownership inscriptions. Traces of rubbing to the jacket at the spine ends. Slight browning (uneven) to the back panel of the same. View more info