A Dash of Style: The art and Mastery of Punctuation [Audiobook] download free by Noah Lukeman

A Dash of Style: The art and Mastery of Punctuation Audiobook download free by Noah Lukeman
  • Listen audiobook: A Dash of Style: The art and Mastery of Punctuation
  • Author: Noah Lukeman
  • Release date: 2007/11/20
  • Publisher: WW NORTON & CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780393329803
  • Rating: 7.69 of 10
  • Votes: 307
  • Review by: Ana Guerra
  • Review rating: 8.06 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/28
  • Duration: 2H37M22S in 256 kbps (41.6 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-16
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, WAV, WMA, WavPack, MPEG4, MP3 (compression BZ2, ZIP, AZW3, TAR, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 208
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 14M25S (3.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: The first practical and accessible guide to the art of punctuation for creative writers. Punctuation reveals the writer: haphazard commas, for example, reveal haphazard thinking; clear, lucid breaks reveal clear, lucid thinking. Punctuation can be used to teach the writer how to think and how to write. This short, practical book shows authors the benefits that can be reaped from mastering punctuation: the art of style, sentence length, meaning, and economy of words. There are full-length chapters devoted to the period, the comma, the semicolon, the colon, quotation marks, the dash and parentheses, the paragraph and section break, and a cumulative chapter on integrating them all into 'The Symphony of Punctuation.' Filled with exercises and examples from literary masters (Why did Poe and Melville rely on the semicolon? Why did Hemingway embrace the period?), A Dash of Style is interactive, highly engaging, and a necessity for creative writers as well as for anyone looking to make punctuation their friend instead of their mysterious foe.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Writing & Editing Guides, Usage & Grammar Guides, Creative Writing & Creative Writing Guides, Linguistics
  • Download servers: Mediafire, 4Shared, Casebox, MEGA, Uploaded. Compressed in BZ2, ZIP, AZW3, TAR, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.93 USD
  • Dimensions: 142x198x18mm
  • Weight: 180g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States

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