How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers / Richard Cohen.

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    • Publication Information:
      First edition.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: Cohen has researched the published works and private utterances of our greatest authors to discover the elements that made their prose memorable. Evoking the marvelous, the famous, and the irreverent, he reveals the challenges that even the greatest writers faced--and how they surmounted them.
    • Content Notes:
      Grab, invite, beguile: beginnings -- Circular ruins: creating character -- Stolen words: three forms of plagiarism -- The trick of it: points of view -- Says you: the art and craft of dialogue -- Secret trapdoors: the power of irony -- Grabbing fiction by the tale -- Waves in the mind: rhythm in prose-writing -- "Just like Zorro": writing about sex -- Vision and re-vision (part 1) -- Vision and re-vision (part 2) -- The sense of an ending.
    • ISBN:
      9780812998306 (acid-free paper)
      0812998308 (acid-free paper)
    • Accession Number:
      2015018626
    • Accession Number:
      ocn912872467
      912872467
    • Accession Number:
      fay.486494
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      COHEN, R. How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers. [s. l.]: Random House, 2016. ISBN 9780812998306. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494. Acesso em: 5 dez. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Cohen R. How to Write like Tolstoy : A Journey into the Minds of Our Greatest Writers. Random House; 2016. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494. Accessed December 5, 2019.
    • APA:
      Cohen, R. (2016). How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers. Random House. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Cohen, Richard. 2016. How to Write like Tolstoy : A Journey into the Minds of Our Greatest Writers. Random House. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494.
    • Harvard:
      Cohen, R. (2016) How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers. Random House. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494 (Accessed: 5 December 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Cohen, R 2016, How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers, Random House, viewed 5 December 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Cohen, Richard. How to Write like Tolstoy : A Journey into the Minds of Our Greatest Writers. Random House, 2016. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Cohen, Richard. How to Write like Tolstoy : A Journey into the Minds of Our Greatest Writers. Random House, 2016. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Cohen R. How to write like Tolstoy : a journey into the minds of our greatest writers [Internet]. Random House; 2016 [cited 2019 Dec 5]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.486494