October 19, 2005
Behold the illustrated Elements of Style.
I suspect I’ll prefer the severe, unadorned version. The better for students to grasp what usage challenges lie before them. (Why, in my day, starting a sentence with “however” when you really meant “nevertheless”….)
But George Murray of Bookninja puts in a good word for the artist, Maira Kalman, and her children’s books.
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