Prose Improvements

Prose Improvements

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Synopsis

Trevor Pateman taught for twenty years at the University of Sussex, contributing to courses in philosophy, linguistics, critical theory, creative writing, and at the same time publishing across those fields. In Prose Improvements he mobilises that background to range widely over the nature of prose fiction and memoir, the process of composition, and such problematic areas as grammar, punctuation and dedications. One essay starts from a reflection on a line in A Perfect Spy, and John le Carré contributes a letter in response. The first edition of the book is limited to five hundred copies, signed and numbered.

Book information

ISBN: 9780993587948
Publisher: Degree Zero
Imprint: degree zero
Pub date:
Number of pages: 116
Weight: 285g
Height: 225mm
Width: 145mm
Spine width: 15mm