The Resource Becoming a writer, Dorothea Brande ; foreword by John Gardner

Becoming a writer, Dorothea Brande ; foreword by John Gardner

Label
Becoming a writer
Title
Becoming a writer
Statement of responsibility
Dorothea Brande ; foreword by John Gardner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes a writer's temperament and how to develop a writer's habits, originality, and insight, imitate exemplary works, read critically, and overcome writing difficulties
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3355
LC item number
.B7 1981
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Becoming a writer, Dorothea Brande ; foreword by John Gardner
Label
Becoming a writer, Dorothea Brande ; foreword by John Gardner
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1206/80053146-t.html
Publication
Note
  • Reprint of the 1934 ed. published by Harcourt, Brace, New York
  • Includes index
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 177-179
Contents
Foreword by John Gardner -- In Introduction -- 1. The four difficulties -- 2. What writers are like -- 3. The advantages of duplicity -- 4. Interlude: On taking advice -- 5. Harnessing the unconscious -- 6. Writing on schedule -- 7. The first survey -- 8. The critic at work on himself -- 9. Readings as a writer -- 10. On imitation -- 11. Learning to see again -- 12. The source of originality -- 13. The writer's recreation -- 14. The practice story -- 15. The great discovery -- 16. The third person, genius -- 17. The writer's magic -- In conclusion: Some prosaic pointers
Control code
ocm06813996
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Extent
186 p.
Isbn
9780874771640
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
80053146
System control number
(OCoLC)06813996

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