The Elements of Style (Updated First Edition)
"The American English writing style guide"
Time and again people fall in love with good writers. Words are powerfully seductive. A unique combination of them can be the key to someone's heart.
Elements of Style, by William Strunk, is a stable cornerstone on which to build your writing skills. Written in the storied hallways of Cornell University, the guide has been read and examined by thousands of eager eyes.
Elements of Style has grown to become the American English writing style guide often required in U.S. high school and university composition classes. It includes:
- Eight rules of usage
- Ten principles of composition
- List of commonly misused words and expressions
- and a "few matters of form"
In addition, this updated edition includes chapters on:
- Texting Style
- Emailing Style
This elegantly typeset edition is the most relevant one for today's good writers.