How to Write Essays and Dissertations: A guide for English literature students

Nigel Fabb, Alan Durant

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The first book that literature students should read, this guide reveals the distinct set of skills, conventions and methods of essay and dissertation writing.

Taking students through the various stages of writing, from planning to final submission, it offers specific guidelines and a lively, detailed commentary on actual examples of student work at each stage.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationHarlow
Number of pages184
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2005


  • writing
  • dissertation writing
  • essay writing
  • spelling
  • grammar
  • punctuation

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