New Hart s Rules

'New Hart's Rules' is a brand-new text that brings the principles of the old text (first printed in 1893) into the 21st century, providing answers to questions of editorial style for a new generation of professionals.

Author: Anne Waddingham

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199570027

Category: Reference

Page: 464

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'New Hart's Rules' is a brand-new text that brings the principles of the old text 'Hart's rules for compositors and readers at the University Press' (first printed in 1893) into the 21st century, providing answers to questions of editorial style for a new generation of professionals.

New Hart s Rules

New Hart's Rules is the definitive guide to style for everyone who works with words.

Author: R. M. Ritter

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198610410

Category: Reference

Page: 432

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New Hart's Rules is the definitive guide to style for everyone who works with words. Following in the footsteps of the inimitable Hart's Rules (first printed in 1893, and published in thirty-nine editions), New Hart's Rules is a brand-new text giving authoritative and expert advice on all editorial aspects of creating printed text whether on paper or on line. Amongst other topics, the work covers layout and headings, hyphenation and punctuation, UK and US usage, bibliography, footnotes, illustrations, and indexing. An essential part of every writer's and editor's toolkit.

New Oxford Style Manual

"The world's most trusted reference books"--Title page.

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Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198767250

Category: Authorship

Page: 928

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The New Oxford Style Manual brings together the new editions of two essential reference works in a single volume. Combining New Hart's Rules with the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors, this is the definitive guide to the written word. New Hart's Rules, Oxford's definite guide to style, gives authoritative and expert advice on how to prepare copy for publication in print and electronically. Topics covered include how to punctuate and hyphenate accurately, capitalization guidelines, structuring text coherently, how to use quotations and citations clearly, how to provide accurate references, UK and US usage, and much more. Recent developments in the publishing industry, such as scientific publishing conventions have been included in the up-to-date edition. These guidelines are complemented by the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors which features 25,000 A to Z entries giving authoritative advice on those words and names which raise questions time and time again because of spelling, capitalization, hyphenation, or cultural and historical context. Entries give full coverage of recommended spellings, variant forms, confusable words, hyphenation, capitalization, foreign and specialist terms, proper names, and abbreviations. The New Oxford Style Manual also includes superb appendices for quick reference including proofreading marks, countries and currencies, and alphabets. Combining these two updated works and drawing on the unrivalled research and expertise of the Oxford Reference and Dictionaries departments, this volume is an essential part of every editor's and writer's toolkit.

New Hart s Rules

New Hart's Rules continues to explain the 'house style' traditionally used at Oxford University Press, but it also gives a full account of widely used ...

Author: R. M. Ritter

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198610410

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 417

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New Hart's Rules for Compositors and Readers at the University Press, Oxford was first published in 1893 and was in print for nearly one hundred years. New Hart's Rules is a brand-new text that brings the principles of the old text into the 21st century, providing answers to questions of editorial style for a new generation of professionals. Featuring information on all aspects of writing and preparing copy for publication, it covers a broad range of topics including publishing terms, layout and headings, illustrations, hyphenation, punctuation, bibliographies and notes, and indexing. Endorsed by the Society for Editors and Proofreaders, all writers and editors will find New Hart's Rules an indispensable companion in their work.

Oxford Writers Reference Pack

Based on the latest Oxford Dictionaries' research, this text gives unambiguous guidance on spelling and form, including capitalization, hyphenation of compounds, UK and US spelling, and irregular inflections.

Author: Oxford Staff

Publisher:

ISBN: 0198614276

Category: Editing

Page: 1504

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New editions of three essential handbooks for writers and editors bundled together for the first time and at a great discount. Authoritative and comprehensive, New Hart's Rules, The New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors, and The New Oxford Spelling Dictionary are the indispensable desk guides for all writers and editors, and together form the complete editorial reference set. New Hart's Rules is the definitive guide to style for everyone who works with words. Following in the footsteps of the inimitable Hart's Rules (first printed in 1893, and published in thirty-nine editions), New Hart's Rules is a brand-new text giving authoritative and expert advice on all editorial aspects of creating text whether on paper or on line. Amongst other topics, the work covers layout and headings, hyphenation and punctuation, UK and US usage, bibliography, footnotes, illustrations, and indexing. It is an essential part of every writer's and editor's toolkit. New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors is the essential A-Z guide for everyone who works with words. brand-new book provides authoritative advice on spellings of difficult and unusual words, variant forms, confusable words, hyphenation, capitalization, foreign and specialist terms, proper names, and abbreviations. An essential part of every editor's and writer's toolkit. The New Oxford Spelling Dictionary is a brand-new text, designed to offer both a quick reference for spelling and also an authoritative guide to recommended word breaks for line endings in text, whether on paper or in electronic form. Based on the latest Oxford Dictionaries' research, this text gives unambiguous guidance on spelling and form, including capitalization, hyphenation of compounds, UK and US spelling, and irregular inflections. It is an essential part of every writer's and editor's toolkit.

New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors

The New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors is the essential A to Z guide for everyone who works with words.

Author: Robert M. Ritter

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199570019

Category: Reference

Page: 448

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The New Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors is the essential A to Z guide for everyone who works with words. Drawing on the expertise of the Oxford Dictionaries department, it provides authoritative advice on those words and names which raise questions time after time because of spelling, capitalization, hyphenation, and cultural or historical context. As well as lexical terms, there are many proper names included: from place names and personal names to names of institutions, literary references, and books of the Bible. Entries give full coverage of recommended spellings, variant forms, confusable words, hyphenation, capitalization, foreign and specialist terms, proper names, and abbreviations. It is an essential tool for writers, editors, publishers, journalists, and web editors, and together with New Hart's Rules and the New Oxford Spelling Dictionary forms the complete editorial reference set.

The Oxford Style Manual

The Oxford Style Manual really is the ultimate guide for all book, magazine, and Internet publishers on preparing and presenting the written word.

Author: Robert M. Ritter

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198605641

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 1033

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Throughout the twentieth century, The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors and Hart's Rules grew to be indispensable sources for all those who deal with the written word. Now, for the first time, The Oxford Style Manual combines in one volume these two classic reference books in their latest forms: the second edition of The Oxford Dictionary for Writers and Editors, and The Oxford Guide to Style - the new Hart's Rules. Together they offer unrivalled guidance on words and how to treat them. The first part of The Oxford Style Manual contains 16 topic-based chapters of help on every aspect of words in print. The text is full of explanations, examples, and lists for quick reference: abbreviations, capitalization, punctuation, scientific and mathematical symbols are all covered in full. It gives clear advice on how to treat quotations, illustrations, tables, notes and references, specialist subjects, and indexes, as well as exhaustive information on foreign languages. There is also information on recent issues such as citing electronic media, submitting material for online publication, and current copyright law. The second part of the Manual consists of short alphabetical entries that provide easy-to-follow guidance on specific writing conundrums, including common spelling difficulties (hairdryer or hairdrier?); queries on hyphenation and punctuation (brothers-in-law or brother-in-laws?); confusables (impassible or impassable?); differences between British and American English (pyjamas/pajamas); and difficult or unusual terms. The Oxford Style Manual really is the ultimate guide for all book, magazine, and Internet publishers on preparing and presenting the written word.

Butcher s Copy editing

See New Hart's Rules (pp. 220 and 228) for the division of Greek and Latin words at the end of a line. 14.1.3 Breathings Greek has a rough breathing ...

Author: Judith Butcher

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781139459891

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Since its first publication in 1975, Judith Butcher's Copy-editing has become firmly established as a classic reference guide. This fourth edition has been comprehensively revised to provide an up-to-date and clearly presented source of information for all those involved in preparing typescripts and illustrations for publication. From the basics of how to prepare text and illustrations for the designer and typesetter, through the ground rules of house style, to how to read and correct proofs, Copy-editing covers all aspects of the editorial process. New and revised features: • up-to-date advice on indexes, inclusive language, reference systems and preliminary pages • a chapter devoted to on-screen copy-editing • guidance on digital coding and publishing in other media such as e-books • updated to take account of modern typesetting and printing technology • an expanded section on law books • an essential tool for new and experienced copy-editors, working freelance or in-house.

The Concept of Law

This third edition features a new introduction by Leslie Green, looking at Hart's work from the perspective of modern jurisprudence.

Author: Herbert Lionel Adolphus Hart

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199644698

Category: Law

Page: 333

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The Concept of Law is one of the most influential texts in English-language jurisprudence. 50 years after its first publication its relevance has not diminished and in this third edition, Leslie Green adds an introduction that places the book in a contemporary context, highlighting key questions about Hart's arguments and outlining the main debates it has prompted in the field. The complete text of the second edition is replicated here, including Hart'sPostscript, with fully updated notes to include modern references and further reading.