The Resource How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers, Richard Cohen

How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers, Richard Cohen

Label
How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers
Title
How to write like Tolstoy
Title remainder
a journey into the minds of our greatest writers
Statement of responsibility
Richard Cohen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cohen has researched the published works and private utterances of our greatest authors to discover the elements that made their prose memorable. Evoking the marvelous, the famous, and the irreverent, he reveals the challenges that even the greatest writers faced--and how they surmounted them
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, Richard
Dewey number
808.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3355
LC item number
.C583 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Authorship
  • Authorship
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
Label
How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers, Richard Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grab, invite, beguile: beginnings -- Circular ruins: creating character -- Stolen words: three forms of plagiarism -- The trick of it: points of view -- Says you: the art and craft of dialogue -- Secret trapdoors: the power of irony -- Grabbing fiction by the tale -- Waves in the mind: rhythm in prose-writing -- "Just like Zorro": writing about sex -- Vision and re-vision (part 1) -- Vision and re-vision (part 2) -- The sense of an ending
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780812998306
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2015018626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)912872467
  • 1028385
  • (OCoLC)ocn912872467
  • 1028385
Label
How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers, Richard Cohen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grab, invite, beguile: beginnings -- Circular ruins: creating character -- Stolen words: three forms of plagiarism -- The trick of it: points of view -- Says you: the art and craft of dialogue -- Secret trapdoors: the power of irony -- Grabbing fiction by the tale -- Waves in the mind: rhythm in prose-writing -- "Just like Zorro": writing about sex -- Vision and re-vision (part 1) -- Vision and re-vision (part 2) -- The sense of an ending
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780812998306
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2015018626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)912872467
  • 1028385
  • (OCoLC)ocn912872467
  • 1028385

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