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Do You Make These Mistakes in English?The Story of Sherwin Cody's Famous Language School$
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Edwin L. Battistella

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195367126

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367126.001.0001

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From Literature to Business

From Literature to Business

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(p.12) TWO From Literature to Business
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Do You Make These Mistakes in English?
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Edwin L. Battistella (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367126.003.0002

Cody's early years are recounted, from his being orphaned in the Midwest to his studying at Amherst College and attempting at a literary career. We follow him as he blends his classical education with growing experience in the world as a practical writer and entrepreneur.

Keywords:   Amherst College, John Franklin Genung, advertising, publishing, business writing, the Cody System

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