Editing the day"s news
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Editing the day"s news an introduction to newspaper copyediting, headline writing, illustration, makeup and small magazine production by George C. Bastian

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Copy-reading,
  • Journalism -- Editing,
  • Periodicals -- Publishing

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[by] George C. Bastian, Leland D. Case [and] Floyd K. Baskette.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN4784.C75 B3 1956
The Physical Object
Pagination373 p.
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6198723M
LC Control Number56007287

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