Capitals

Capitals
A Primer of Information about Capitalization with some Practical Typographic Hints as to the Use of Capitals

By

0
(0 Reviews)
Capitals by Frederick W. Hamilton

Published:

1918

Pages:

62

Downloads:

2,135

Share This

Capitals
A Primer of Information about Capitalization with some Practical Typographic Hints as to the Use of Capitals

By

0
(0 Reviews)

Book Excerpt

North, South, Westerner, Oriental.

When these words are used in their ordinary significance of mere direction or location they are not capitalized except that in writing of Biblical history we speak of the Northern Kingdom and the Southern Kingdom into which Solomon's territory was split after his death.

16. Generic terms for political divisions.

a. When the term is part of the name and directly follows it.

Holy Roman Empire British Empire Northwest Territory Queen's County.

b. When it is used with the preposition of in such phrases as Borough of the Bronx, Department of the Gulf.

c. When part of a nickname, The Crescent City, the Buckeye State, the City of Brotherly Love.

Be careful not to capitalize such words when they are not an actual part of the name. French Republic is the name of the county, exactly translating

Readers reviews

5
4
3
2
1
0.0
Average from 0 Reviews
0
Write Review
Be the first to review this book
Jacqueline Jayne - Richly Crafted Paranormal Romance
FEATURED AUTHOR - Jacqueline Jayne may be a hardworking bookkeeper during the day, but in her off hours is a huge fan of mysteries, anything paranormal, sci-fi and a whole lot of weirdness. Be it a book, TV show or movie, the more suspense and crazier the motivation (of heroes and villains alike) the better. ​And, of course, a big dose of humor, smokin'-hot romance, and a kick-ass ending are hardcore requirements. Jacqueline caught the writing bug in elementary school, entertaining teachers and classmates alike… Read more