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This book is intended for the many would-be authors who want to improve their chances of publication.  The first half of the book provides detailed chapters on punctuation, spelling, grammar and the choice of words, so that you can learn how to present your work in a professional manner.

The second half of the book focuses on getting into print, dealing with the preparation of a typescript, market research, submissions, contracts, libel, proof-reading and payment.

 

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10-01-1998
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