The Copyeditor's Handbook : A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications, Paperback

The Copyeditor's Handbook : A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications Paperback

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"The Copyeditor's Handbook" is a lively, practical manual for newcomers to publishing and for experienced editors who want to fine-tune their skills or broaden their understanding of the craft.

This book may be used for self-instruction or as a textbook in copyediting classes.

The exercises are accompanied by answer keys and detailed line-by-line explanations.

The third edition features: updates reflecting the 16th edition of The Chicago Manual of Style and the most current editions of other major style manuals; additional updates to register technology-driven changes in onscreen editing procedures and type coding; a revised chapter on resources for editors; and, expanded bibliography and glossary.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 576 pages, 16 figures, 24 tables
  • Publisher: University of California Press
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  • Category: Writing & editing guides
  • ISBN: 9780520271562



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This is the Most Useful Reference Book for copyeditors to have. It has detailed, well-communicated information on just about any grammatical or stylistic issue there might be. Highly recommend for any professional.