Buckley: The Right Word: About The Uses And Abuses Of Language, Including Vocabu Lary;: Usage; Style & Speaking; Fiction, Diction & Dictionaries; Reviews & Interviews; A Lexicon...
- Publish Date: 1996-12-03
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Jr. William F. Buckley
The book his readers have asked for--on the uses and abuses of language, vocabulary, diction and dictionaries, journals and journalists, style, eloquence, interviews and reviews--Buckley: The Right Word includes interviews with Charlie Rose and The Paris Review, verbal encounters with Borges, le Carre, Galbraith, Schlesinger, Playboy, Cosmopolitan, The New York Times, essays on formality and style--even a Buckley lexicon. Online promo.