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The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications

 
 
 
 
The Copyeditor's Handbook: A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications
Author: Amy Einsohn
ISBN 13: 9780520246881
ISBN 10: 520246888
Edition: Second Edition, With Exer
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: 2005-12-07
Format: Paperback
Pages: 574
List Price: $24.95
 
 

PRAISE FOR THE FIRST EDITION:

"The first three chapters alone are worth the cover price. It's a book that acknowledges an assortment of vexing copyediting questions and offers multiple answers to most of them."—Gary Hernandez, Technical Communication

"An excellent textbook to teach the essentials of copyediting. An excellent reference work for workplace writing."—Mark Armstrong, Business Communication Quarterly

"Brims with valuable information, good advice, and helpful suggestions for novice copyeditors and experienced practitioners."—Alice Levine, The Denver Publishing
Institute

"An indispensable reference tool."—Kim Hawley, President, The Chicago Book Clinic

"Thorough, useful, helpful, and smart."—Constance Hale, author of Sin and Syntax and Wired Style

"Straightforward, sound advice for beginning or intermediate copyeditors working with pencil or online."—Priscilla S. Taylor, The Editorial Eye

"Lays out the copyeditor's obligations with humor, style, and perspective."—Walter Pagel, Science Editor