Contents PREFACE III I INTRODUCTORY 1 II ELEMENTARY RULES OF USAGE 3 1. Strunk & White - The Elements of Style, 4th Edition.pdf (PDFy mirror) Item Preview Strunk and White Elements of Style Chapter 1 ELEMENTARY RULES OF USAGE. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. In a series of three or more terms with a single conjunction, use a comma after each term except the last 3. White (With revisions, an introduction, and a chapter on writing) The book was published in 1935 by Oliver Strunk. Cornell University English professor William Strunk Jr. wrote The Elements of Style in 1918 and privately published it in 1919, for use at the university. Index 1. White. He and editor Edward A. Tenney later revised it for publication as The Elements and Practice of Composition (1935). In this case, however, “through the ages” means more like “since the 1950s,” more specifically since the popularization of The Elements of Style. Form the possessive singular of nouns with 's 2. E. B. History. Enclose parenthetic expressions between commas Now, I confess to having a soft spot for Strunk and White’s chef d’oeuvre. E. B. Form the possessive singular of nouns with ’s. William Strunk, Jr. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Elements of Style, by William Strunk This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. William Strunk, Jr. first used his own book, The Elements of Style, in 1919 for his English 8 course at Cornell University. The Elements of Style NEW YORK 1918. 3 2. The Elements Of Style 4th Edition by William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White was a student in Professor Strunk's class at Cornell, and used "the little book" for himself. White are the authors of this book. Amongst both writers and editors, (Harcourt republished it in 52-page format in 1920.) Photo by @freepik via freepik.com. Image Credit: janeb13 on Pixabay When I began asking people for book recommendations on the art of writing, one book came up more than any other: The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E. B. Tag: strunk and white's elements of style, strunk elements of style, the elements of style review Lucio Buffalmano The author holds a master's degree from La Sapienza, department of communication and sociological research, and is a member of the American Psychology Association (APA). William Strunk Jr. and E. B. Commissioned by Macmillan to revise Strunk's book, White edited the 1959 and 1972 editions of The Elements of Style. Description of The Elements of Style by William Strunk PDF “The Elements of Style, Fourth Edition” is an awesome book for anyone who writes, speaks in public or just cares about their grammar. In 1957 the style guide reached the attention of E.B.