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The Resource Draft no. 4 : essays about the writing process, John McPhee

Draft no. 4 : essays about the writing process, John McPhee

Label
Draft no. 4 : essays about the writing process
Title
Draft no. 4
Title remainder
essays about the writing process
Statement of responsibility
John McPhee
Title variation
Draft number four
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Draft No. 4 is a master class on the writer's craft. In a series of playful, expertly wrought essays, John McPhee shares insights he has gathered over his career and has refined while teaching at Princeton University, where he has nurtured some of the most esteemed writers of recent decades. McPhee offers definitive guidance in the decisions regarding arrangement, diction, and tone that shape nonfiction pieces, and he presents extracts from his work, subjecting them to wry scrutiny..."--Publisher description
Summary
A guide to writing long-form nonfiction, written by the legendary New Yorker author and teacher, is presented as a series of lighthearted essays that share insights into the lessons he has learned on the writing process during his years at Princeton University
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10576547
Cataloging source
KCP
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1931-
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McPhee, John
Dewey number
808.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN149
LC item number
.M43 2017
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Authorship
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • English language
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
on the writing process
Label
Draft no. 4 : essays about the writing process, John McPhee
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Progression -- Structure -- Editors & publisher -- Elicitation -- Frame of reference -- Checkpoints -- Draft no. 4 -- Omission
Control code
on1007577615
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780374142742
Lccn
2016059416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1007577615
Label
Draft no. 4 : essays about the writing process, John McPhee
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Progression -- Structure -- Editors & publisher -- Elicitation -- Frame of reference -- Checkpoints -- Draft no. 4 -- Omission
Control code
on1007577615
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780374142742
Lccn
2016059416
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1007577615

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