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Fiction writers on fiction writing

advice, opinions and astatement of their own working methods by more than one hundred authors

by Arthur Sullivant Hoffman

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authorship,
  • Technique,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, with notes, by Arthur Sullivant Hoffman
    ContributionsRobertson, Frank C. (Frank Chester), 1890-1969, Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951
    The Physical Object
    Pagination429 p. ;
    Number of Pages429
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26658928M
    OCLC/WorldCa136664481

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