Simple & Direct - A Rhetoric for Writers

$14.99

After a lifetime of writing and editing prose, Jacques Barzun has set down his view of the best ways to improve one's style. His discussions of diction, syntax, tone, meaning, composition, and revision guide the reader through the technique of making the written word clear and agreeable to read. Exercises, model passages both literary and casual, and hundreds of amusing examples of usage gone wrong show how to choose the right path to self-expression in forceful and distinctive words.

 

Author: Jacques Barzun

Binding: Paperback 

Related products

View all
The Rhetoric and the Poetics of Aristotle
Sold Out
The Office Of Assertion: An Art Of Rhetoric For Academic Essay
Rhetoric in the Middle Ages: A History of the Rhetorical Theory from Saint Augustine to the Renaissance
Plato Gorgias and Aristotle Rhetoric
Left Continue shopping
Your Order

You have no items in your cart