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manual of copyright practice for writers, publishers, and agents.

Nicholson, Margaret.

manual of copyright practice for writers, publishers, and agents.

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

  • United States.
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    • Copyright -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF2994 .N5 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 273 p.
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4409656M
      LC Control Number79013031

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[Margaret Nicholson]. A WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER - The new copyright release of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh Edition includes three different formats — spiral and tabbed, paperback, and hardcover, all of which are full-color.

It is the official source for APA Style/5(). Authors should not assign their copyrights to publishers. As our Model Contract emphasizes: “CAUTION: Do not allow the publisher to take your copyright or to publish the copyright notice in any name other than yours.

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