Free Shipping In Australia
Currency:
AUD $ AUD
The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors By Revised by Robert Ritter

The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors
by Revised by Robert Ritter

A completely expanded, revised, and updated version of the first edition, this dictionary gives clear advice on common spelling difficulties, names of people and places, foreign words and phrases, abbreviations, and broad aspects of usage, including capitalization and punctuation.
Only 3 left

The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors Summary


The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors by Revised by Robert Ritter

This book aims to provide a one-stop reference with comprehensive and helpful advice on a very broad range of issues encountered when writing or editing, either professionally or whilst studying. A completely expanded, revised, and updated version of the first edition, it presents the house style of Oxford University Press, drawing on the experience of the Dictionary Department and the Presss in-house academic desk editors. It gives clear advice on common spelling difficulties, names of people and places, foreign words and phrases, abbreviations, and broad aspects of usage, including capitalization and punctuation.

Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in Australia
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

About Revised by Robert Ritter



Robert Ritter as an Editor for more than ten years in OUP's Academic Division; currently he is Publications Manager for the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies. His wide-ranging editorial experience has been gained in a variety of publishing houses in both the UK and the USA. He is the editor of The Oxford Guide to Style (2002), which is the companion volume to The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors (2nd edition 2000); he has also been a consultant editor for the Concise Oxford Dictionary and consultant for OWLS (the Oxford English Dictionary Word and Language Service).

Table of Contents


A-Z TEXT; FOUR APPENDICES NAMES OF ACCENTS AND DIACRITICAL MARKS, MATHEMATICAL SYMBOLS, LOGIC SYMBOLS, AND PROOF-READING MARKS

Additional information

GOR001590074
The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors by Revised by Robert Ritter
Revised by Robert Ritter
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Oxford University Press
2000-02-24
416
0198662394
9780198662396
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.