Good clean copy with no missing pages might be an ex library copy; Possibly may have minor marginal notes and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Elements of Style: With Revisions, an ...
Publisher: The Macmillan Co.
Book Condition: GOOD
Book Description Macmillan Company, New York London, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: very good. Second edition. Macmillan Company, 1972. Very Good. Macmillan Company, 1972. Very Good. Strunk (1869-1946) was an English professor at Cornell; he published this book on writing in 1919 and revised it in 1935. In 1957 it was revised by White (1899-1985), who was a student of Strunk at Cornell, and then published by Macmillan in 1959. This is the stated second edition with a copyright date of 1972. Printing number line shows 1-8, followed by a year number line showing 2-8 (I have no explanation.) Red cloth binding with gold lettering on spine only. Clean and bright but slightly sunned along the top of boards and spine. Previous owner's name and 6/1972 written on front free end page. Dust jacket has been clipped; also a five digit number is printed at bottom of back board area of the jacket , so this may be some type of book club. The phrase 'Second Edition" appears above the title on the jacket. Jacket is clean and bright but worn at extremities; no tears. 78 pages plus the introduction. Bookseller Inventory # 003057
Book Description The Macmillan Company, New York, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First expanded edition (1959) The 1959 edition features White's expansions of those sections, the "Introduction" essay (derived from his magazine feature story about Prof. Strunk), and the concluding chapter, "An Approach to Style", a broader, prescriptive guide to writing in English. Dark blue/black binding with gilt title on spine is in excellent condition. Dust Jacket is complete with shelf rubbing. on 1/4" tear at back edge. Inside pages unmarked, clean & bright. Photos gladly provided - recommended. Complimentary gift wrap - just let us know!. Bookseller Inventory # 000512