WorldCat Identities

Shaw, Harry 1905-1998

Overview
Works: 70 works in 378 publications in 4 languages and 11,704 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Terminology  Terms and phrases  Handbooks and manuals  Fiction  Short stories  Style manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PE1460, 803
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harry Shaw
Dictionary of problem words and expressions by Harry Shaw( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief guide to more effective writing and speaking accompanies an alphabetical arrangement of problem words and expressions which are described, discussed, and illustrated with examples of actual usage
Punctuate it right! by Harry Shaw( Book )

33 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the different types of punctuation marks and also shows when, where, how, and why to use them
Dictionary of literary terms by Harry Shaw( Book )

15 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 1,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for the general reader, as well as the writer and student, this volume is one of the most comprehensive guides to literary terms ever published
Errors in English and ways to correct them by Harry Shaw( Book )

36 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and French and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identifies common errors in speaking and writing; offers practical advice on sentence structure, usage, spelling, punctuation, and grammar; and includes practice exercises
A complete course in freshman English by Harry Shaw( Book )

33 editions published between 1927 and 1996 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McGraw-Hill handbook of English by Harry Shaw( Book )

47 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive handbook of English grammar, usage, diction, and composition with general review exercises
The Harper handbook of college composition by George Steward Wykoff( Book )

21 editions published between 1951 and 1981 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spell it right! by Harry Shaw( Book )

16 editions published between 1961 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading the short story by Harry Shaw( Book )

4 editions published between 1941 and 1954 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dominant types in British & American literature by William H Davenport( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concise dictionary of literary terms by Harry Shaw( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of readings for writers; book three of A complete course in freshman English by Harry Shaw( Book )

19 editions published between 1946 and 1967 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Americans one and all by Harry Shaw( Book )

7 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shorter handbook of college composition by Harry Shaw( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

30 ways to improve your grades by Harry Shaw( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers practical suggestions for budgeting time, increasing vocabulary, taking tests, and generally improving one's grades and educational foundations
The joy of words : building a richer vocabulary by Harry Shaw( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 steps to better writing by Harry Shaw( Book )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing and rewriting, a handbook of good usage by Harry Shaw( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing and rewriting by Harry Shaw( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing and rewriting : books I and II of A complete course in freshman English by Harry Shaw( Book )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1951 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Harry Shaw englischer Fußballspieler

Harry Shaw English footballer

Harry Shaw joueur de football britannique

Shaw, Harry 1905-

Shaw, Harry Lee 1905-

Shaw, Harry Lee Jr.

هاري شو، 1905-1998

Languages
English (278)

Spanish (7)

Chinese (1)

French (1)

Covers
Punctuate it right!Errors in English and ways to correct themMcGraw-Hill handbook of EnglishSpell it right!