Just as we selected merely "Twelve Essays to Make Any Exam Easy, from 2,000 Years of Examples," we got this short list from hundreds of available books on writing and essay-writing in particular.
- The Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English PhraseRated 9/10
- Words Like Loaded Pistols: Rhetoric from Aristotle to Obama Rated 9/10
- Building Great Sentences: How to Write the Kinds of Sentences You Love to Read Rated 9/10
- The Elements of Expression: Putting Thoughts into Words Rated 9/10
- Cassius Longinus The Sublime Rated 9/10
- Quintilian's Institutio Oratoria (English: Institutes of Oratory) Rated 1/50, Too long to bother!