Garner's modern English usage / Bryan A. Garner.
- ISBN: 0190491485 : HRD
- ISBN: 9780190491482 : HRD
- ISBN: 0190491485
- ISBN: 9780190491482
- Physical Description: lvi, 1056 pages ; 26 cm
- Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2016.
- Copyright: © 2016
"This book is a successor to three editions (1998, 2003, 2009) of Garner's Modern American Usage"--Title page verso.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Preface to the Fourth edition -- Preface to the third edition -- Acknowledgments -- List of essay entries -- List of abbreviations -- Pronunciation guide -- Key to the language-change index -- Essay: Making peace in the language wars -- Essay: The ongoing tumult in English usage -- Garner's Modern English usage -- Glossary of grammatical, rhetorical, and other language-related terms -- A timeline of books on usage -- Select bibliography -- Select index of writers quoted or mentioned.
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Garner's Modern English Usage
A best-selling legal author with more than a dozen titles to his credit, Bryan Garner is also the editor-in-chief of Black's Law Dictionary in all of its current editions. He has taught at numerous law schools, and is the president of LawProse, Inc., a Dallas-based company that provideswriting and drafting seminars to lawyers and judges throughout the United States.