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A Handbook of Précis-Writing

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  • Date Published: August 2013
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107621145
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  • Reprinted eight times following its original publication in 1913, this book provides a practical introduction to précis writing. Derry Evans includes practical exercises in the form of series of texts of graduated difficulty, from a variety of authors, for the student to practice summarizing. This book will be of value to anyone interested in the art of summarization.

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    • Date Published: August 2013
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107621145
    • length: 116 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 127 x 7 mm
    • weight: 0.14kg
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    Introduction
    Part I. Easy
    Part II. Moderately Difficult
    Part III. Difficult
    Index of authors quoted.

  • Author

    E. Derry Evans

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