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Text, type and style

George Burnham Ives

Text, type and style

a compendium of Atlantic usage

by George Burnham Ives

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Published by Atlantic monthly press in Boston .
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    Subjects:
  • Printing -- Style manuals,
  • Authorship -- Style manuals,
  • Proofreading,
  • English language -- Usage

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George B. Ives.
    ContributionsAtlantic monthly press, Boston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ253 .I93 1922
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 305 p.
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6678514M
    LC Control Number25011910
    OCLC/WorldCa6737596

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    More than reference examples and their corresponding in-text citations are presented in the seventh edition Publication es of the most common works that writers cite are provided on this page; additional examples are available in the Publication Manual.. To find the reference example you need, first select a category (e.g., periodicals) and then choose the appropriate type of. How to Cite Different Source Types. In-text citation doesn’t vary depending on source type, unless the author is unknown. Reference list citations are highly variable depending on the source. How to Cite a Book (Title, not chapter) in APA Format. Book referencing is the most basic style; it matches the template above, minus the URL section.


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