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The practical stylist by Sheridan Warner Baker

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English


  • English language -- Rhetoric,
  • English language -- Style

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Sheridan Baker.
LC ClassificationsPE1408 .B285 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5290806M
ISBN 100690650027, 0690650019
LC Control Number72010863

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