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The Lure of the Pen by Flora Klickmann

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The Lure of the Pen
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Publisher: G. P. Putnam's sons
ISBN/ASIN: 1154775186
Number of pages: 324

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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.

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