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Author Tebeaux, Elizabeth, author.

Title The flowering of a tradition : technical writing in England, 1641-1700 / by Elizabeth Tebeaux, Texas A & M University
Published Amityville, New York : Baywood Publishing Company, Inc., 2014
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Description 1 online resource (291 pages)
Series Baywood's Technical Communications Series
Baywood's technical communications series.
Contents The Flowering of a Tradition: The Flowering of a Tradition: Technical Writing in England, 1641-1700 -- Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- CHAPTER 1. Industry, the History of Trades, and the Development of Technical Writing -- CHAPTER 2. The Evolution of English Plain Style in the 17th Century: A Confluence of Sound, Format, Diction, Syntax, and Purpose -- CHAPTER 3. Technical Writing and the Development of the English Paragraph, 1473�1700
CHAPTER 4. Format, Page Design, and the Visual Display of Information: The Contribution of Renaissance English Technical WritingCHAPTER 5. Instructions: The Oldest Form of Technical Writing�Tracking the Shift From Oral to Textual Instructions in English Estate Management Documents, 1200�1700 -- CHAPTER 6. Technical Writing in Renaissance and 17th Century Shipwrightery: From Orality to Textuality -- CHAPTER 7. Emergence of Proposals in England: 13th�17th Centuries -- CHAPTER 8. Emergence of Reports in England, 1475�1700
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
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Subject Communication of technical information -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century
Technical writing -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century
Communication of technical information.
Intellectual life.
Technical writing.
England -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.
England.
Great Britain.
Genre/Form Electronic books
History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0895038455
9780895038456