|Statement||marked by qualities which render it most appropriate for use in schools, lyceums, academies, and colleges: as well as in home parties.|
|LC Classifications||PN4291 .P73|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
|LC Control Number||37025900|
The latest book published by author Prescott is titled ‘Bad to the Bone’, which is a sequel of his novel titled ‘Blood in the Water’. After spending a total of 20 years in traditional publishing, author Prescott took the indie route in the year and began selling his novels in the form of eBooks. The Complete Plain Words is one of some half-dozen books on my shelves which I dip into in the vain hope of improving my prose style. Gowers was a civil servant and it is to fellow civil servants that his book is primarily addressed. His enemy is officialise and, to a lesser extent, commercialese.4/5. I have just finished reading this book that I started years ago, for some reason reading up to page and abandoning it without completing the final 13 pages. Recently updating my bookshelves (literal and Goodreads) I rediscovered Plain and Simple and determined to take this off the "started" or "currently reading" shelves/5. 1 A Dialogue on the Book Professor: Welcometothisbook! It’scalledOperating Systems in Three Easy Pieces, and I am here to teach you the things you need to know about operating systems. I am called “Professor”; who are you? Student: Hi Professor! I am called “Student”, as you might have Size: 39KB.
At the welcome suggestion of Matthew Cromer, I've been reading Eckhart Tolle - specifically his short book Practicing the Power of Now and his longer, more recent book A New 's ideas are very interesting, and he has the gift of being able to convey difficult concepts in plain language. Chela Metzger: “‘The book is dead’ is a phrase that seems to have generated a cottage industry of keynote speakers and opinion pieces over the years. Julia Miller, conservator, binder and book historian, has undertaken an enormous task in her Books Will Speak Plain: A Handbook for Identifying and Describing Historical Bindings. She has. The Paperback of the Gripped: A Prescott Novel (Prescott Series Book 2) by Joanne Schwehm at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Get FREE SHIPPING on Orders of $35+ Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Joanne Schwehm. The Complete Plain Words, titled simply Plain Words in its revision, is a style guide written by Sir Ernest Gowers, published in It has never been out of print. It comprises expanded and revised versions of two pamphlets that he wrote at the request of HM Treasury, Plain Words () and ABC of Plain Words (). The aim of the book is to help officials in their use of English as a.
After reading The Oxford Guide to Plain English, I cannot read official letters--from the local government and the insurance companies--in the same way. Martin Cutts does an excellent job of reminding the reader that the best form of communication is direct, reader-centric and playful. For this achievement, this book deserves four stars/5(29). THE DIALOGUES of Saint Gregory. PROLOGUE (spoken by Gregory). CHAPTER ONE: How he made a broken sieve whole and sound.. CHAPTER TWO: How he overcame a great temptation of the flesh.. CHAPTER THREE: How Benedict, by the sign of the Holy Cross, broke a drinking-glass in pieces.. CHAPTER FOUR: How Benedict reformed a monk that would not stay at his prayers. Great Dialogues of Plato [Complete Texts of The Republic, Apology, Crito, Phaedo, Ion, Meno, Symposium by Plato (translated by W. H. D. Rouse) Seller BIBLIOTEKA Published Condition Fine Edition Later Printing Item Price $. A couple of days ago I posted a little something on Darwinism vs. Intelligent Design (ID). But I probably shouldn't say "vs." since in fact there is room for compromise in this area, with neo-Darwinism (that's Darwinism plus genetics) explaining some aspects of biological development and ID explaining others.