Teaching composing by William E. Coles

Cover of: Teaching composing | William E. Coles

Published by Hayden Book Co. in Rochelle Park, N.J .

Written in English

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  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching.,
  • Creative writing (Higher education)

About the Edition

A teacher"s ed. for the author"s textbook: Composing: writing as a self-creating process.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statement[by] William E. Coles, Jr.
LC ClassificationsPE1404 .C6
The Physical Object
Pagination178 p.
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5049904M
ISBN 100810458403
LC Control Number74010989

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