Call No. KF250 .G376 2013
Author Garner, Bryan A., author.
Title The redbook : a manual on legal style / Bryan A. Garner ; with Jeff Newman, Tiger Jackson.
Location Volume/Copy Barcode Status
 3rd Fl REFERENCE  KF250 .G376 2013    3500501351175-  
pt. 1 Mechanics 
 Quotation Marks22
 Ellipsis Dots36
 Question Marks53
 Exclamation Marks54
3.Italics, Boldface, and Underlining79
4.Document Design87
 White Space90
 Horizontal Spacing94
 Vertical Spacing97
6.Typographic Symbols121
 General Principles127
 American vs. British Spelling141
 Common Misspellings143
pt. 2 Grammar, Usage, and Editing 
11.Stuffy Words and Legalese215
 Plain Language215
 Terms of Art227
12.Troublesome Words245
 Usage Glossary246
 Prepositional Pairings318
 Offensive Language351
13.Editing and Proofreading359
pt. 3 Legal Documents 
14.Case Briefs369
15.Business Correspondence377
16.E-mail Messages385
17.Research Memos395
18.Opinion Letters409
19.Demand Letters423
20.Affidavits and Declarations431
23.Appellate Briefs463
24.Judicial Opinions501
26.Legislation, Rules, and Regulations539
pt. 4 Scholarly Writing 
27.Student Research Papers and Law-Review Notes553
28.Law-Review Articles563
29.Book Reviews571
 Word Index575
 General Index597
Published St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2013]
Copyright ©2013
Edition Third edition.
Description xxxix, 614 pages : illustrations, forms ; 23 cm
Note Includes indexes.
Contents Mechanics -- Punctuation -- Capitalization -- Italics, boldface and underlining -- Document design -- Numbers -- Typographic symbols -- Spelling -- Citations -- Footnotes -- Grammar, usage, and editing -- Grammar -- Stuffy words and legalese -- Troublesome words -- Editing and proofreading -- Legal documents-- Case briefs -- Business correspondence -- E-mail messages -- Research memos -- Opinion letters -- Demand letters -- Affidavits and declarations -- Pleadings -- Motions -- Appellate briefs -- Judicial opinions -- Contracts -- Legislation, rules, and regulations -- Scholarly writing -- Student research papers and law-review notes -- Law-review articles -- Book reviews.
Gift Purchased from the income of the Miles Price Fund
Subject Legal composition.
Law -- United States -- Language.
Law -- United States -- Terminology.
Citation of legal authorities -- United States.
English language -- Style -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
English language -- Usage -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Newman, Jeff, author.
Jackson, Tiger, author.
Variant Title Manual on legal style
ISBN 9780314289018
OCLC No. or Control No. 855671905