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Programmed proofreading

by H. Frances Daniels

  • 236 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by South-Western Pub. Co. in Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Proofreading -- Self-instruction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementH. Frances Daniels, Thadys Johnson Dewar, Carol W. Henson.
    ContributionsDewar, Thadys Johnson, 1919-, Henson, Carol.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ254 .D35 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1865310M
    ISBN 10053870392X
    LC Control Number90023313
    OCLC/WorldCa22767089

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    Editing versus Proofreading The greatest debate in the world (for writers, anyway!) Many first-time clients of a professional editing company or freelance editor are unsure about the difference between editing and proofreading, and which service they need. Editing and proofreading produce different outcomes for writers, and therefore potential consumers must be aware of what they . In their book Programmed Proofreading, Daniels, Dewar, and Henson state: As a proofreader, you should be more concerned with the overall balance of a letter than with its exact margins. Regardless of the size of the stationery and the length of the document, the letter should appear 'balanced' on the page.


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