Seeing and describing

selected descriptive writing. by Lawrence Sargent Hall

Publisher: Heath in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 119 Downloads: 511
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Edition Notes

SeriesUses of English
LC ClassificationsPE1417 .H27 1966
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 119 p.
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5983028M
LC Control Number66012302

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Example: The world is full of abundance and opportunity, but far too many people come to the fountain of life with a sieve instead of a tank car a teaspoon instead of a steam shovel.

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