The Elements of Style (Paperback)

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The Elements of Style (Paperback)


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Master the art of concise and powerful writing with The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr. This timeless guide offers indispensable advice on grammar, punctuation, and style. A must-have for writers, students, and anyone seeking to enhance their communication skills.

  • William Strunk Jr.'s timeless guide to effective writing
  • Indispensable advice on grammar, punctuation, and style
  • Enhance your communication skills
  • A must-have for writers and students
  • Unlock the secrets to concise and powerful writing with this essential reference tool.


"Born on July 1, 1869, William Strunk was considered an expert in both classical and non-English literature. The Elements of Style remains his best-known book, but he worked on other things as well that showcase his knowledge and understanding of the English language— he published English Metres in 1922, a book that explained the poetical metric form. Critical editions written by Strunk of various works, such as plays of Shakespeare, works of Dryden, and many other editions, were compiled and published at this time. He even served as the literary consultant for the film Romeo and Juliet, a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film, in 1936. The next year, he retired from his post at the Cornell University as an English professor, a job that he had held for forty-six years.
William Strunk was diagnosed with senile psychosis when he suffered a mental breakdown in 1945. He died less than a year later, at the Psychiatric Institute in Poughkeepsie, New York."

Product Details ISBN: 9788194898863
ISBN-10: 8194898862
Publisher: Fingerprint! Publishing
Publication Date: November 1st, 2020
Pages: 108
Language: English