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Techniques of the selling writer

Dwight V. Swain

Techniques of the selling writer

by Dwight V. Swain

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Dwight V. Swain.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN147 .S88 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 330 p.
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5415588M
    ISBN 100806111399
    LC Control Number73007419
    OCLC/WorldCa994703

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    Dwight Vreeland Swain (Novem – Febru ), born in Rochester, Michigan, was an American author, screenwriter and teacher. Swain is a member of the Oklahoma Writers Hall of .


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