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Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation

By: Lynne Truss

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Avery: April 2006

Seller ID: 78134

ISBN: 1592402038

Condition: Used - Very Good


The spirited and scholarly #1 "New York Times" bestseller combines boisterous history with grammar how-to's to show how important punctuation is in our world--period. In "Eats, Shoots & Leaves," former editor Lynne Truss, gravely concerned about our current grammatical state, boldly defends proper punctuation. She proclaims, in her delightfully urbane, witty, and very English way, that it is time to look at our commas and semicolons and see them as the wonderful and necessary things they are. Using examples from literature, history, neighborhood signage, and her own imagination, Truss shows ho... View more info