Methods of Authors
by Hugo Erichsen
Publisher: WP Co 1894
Number of pages: 170
Contents include: Eccentricities in Composition; Care in Literary Production; Speed in Writing; Influence upon Writers of Time and Place; Writing under Difficulties; Aids to Inspiration - Favorite Habits of Work; Goethe, Dickens, Schiller, and Scott; Burning Midnight Oil; Literary Partnership; Anonymity in Authorship; System in Novel Writing; Traits of Musical Composers; The Hygiene of Writing; A Humorist's Regimen.
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by L. Josephine Bridgart - The Writer's Digest
The purpose is to induce the new writer to look at his profession in a business-like way and to go to work with his business sense fully awake. The book also seeks to answer some specific questions which usually rise up to vex the new writer.
by Flora Klickmann - G. P. Putnam's sons
A book for would-be authors. No one can teach authors how or what to write; but sometimes it is possible to help the beginners to an understanding of what it is better not to write. For the rest I hope the book explains itself.
by Grant Richards - ManyBooks
This little book is one which so well explains itself that no introductory word is needed; and I only venture to intrude a sentence or two here with a view to explain the style in which I have conveyed my ideas. I desired to be plain and practical.
by Frederick W. Hamilton - Committee on education
Word study and English grammar are important for several reasons. A man's use of words is commonly taken as a measure of his knowledge and even of his intelligence. Carelessness often causes a man to be held in much less esteem than he deserves.