College Handbook of Composition Author:Edwin C. Woolley & Franklin W. Scott From the preface: — "The main function of [this book] is to provide readily accessible information and accepted rules of usage to students of composition and to persons who have writing of any kind to do and need help or assurance on matters of diction grammar, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, paragraphing, the organization and preparat... more »ion of manuscript, whether for class use or for publication, and the writing of letters. . .
"This book may be used not only as a handbook of composition but also as an outline of the principles of rhetoric, composition, and speech, arranged to show the relationship of these principles and illustrated in their application by pertinent examples. . ."« less