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The Artful Edit

On the Practice of Editing Yourself

by Susan Bell

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Published by W. W. Norton .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7451957M
ISBN 100393057526
ISBN 109780393057522
OCLC/WorldCa122424689

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