Peters, P.H. (edited by): Style in Australia - current practices in spelling, puctuation, hyphenation, capitalisation, ectc. Being The Proceedings of Style Council 1986
Book Number: 23437
Dictionary Research Centre, Macquarie University 1986 1986 4to, green wraps, 196pp. good condition. A record of the first style council in Australia dealing with a common concern in the editorial style which they themselves use and which they may direct others to use. Examines Australian style, British style and american style and points of style. Includes spelling principles, Problem word endings, Pronounciation, Foreitgn Words, Abbreviations, Contractions and Acronyms, Punctuation, Hyphenationa dn wordbreaks, Formats for Business Correspondence, Comparing Style Manuals, A study of Capitals, Sexism in Language, Colloquialism, Trade marks, Technical language.