Hart's rules for compositors and readers at the university press Oxford.
Oxford, Oxford University Press. 1983. Hardcover. Good. l 182 pp. Information on all aspects of writing and of preparing copy for publication. Hart's Rules gives guidance on a broad range of topics including publishing terms, layout and headings, how to treat illustrations, hyphenation, punctuation, and bibliographies and notes. All chapters have been revised and updated to reflect current practice (taking into account changes in the world and in the publishing industry over the last eight years), with the help of a team of experts and consultants. Chapters that have been particularly heavily revised include those dealing with the use and presentation of illustrations, with the conventions of scientific publishing, and with the art of indexing.