Title (publishing)

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The title of a book, or any other published text or work of art, is a name for the work which is usually chosen by the author.wikipedia
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Subtitle (titling)

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Some works supplement the title with a subtitle.
In books and other works, a subtitle is an explanatory or alternate title.

Incipit

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Texts without separate titles may be referred to by their incipit, especially those produced before the practice of titling became popular.
Before the development of titles, texts were often referred to by their incipits, as with for example Agnus Dei.

Working title

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During development, a work may be referred to by a temporary working title.
A working title, sometimes called a production title or a tentative title, is the temporary title of a product or project used during its development, usually used in filmmaking, television production, novel, video game development, or music album.

Uniform title

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In library cataloging, a uniform title is assigned to a work whose title is ambiguous.
A uniform title in library cataloging is a title assigned to a work which either has no title or has appeared under more than one title.

Book

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The title of a book, or any other published text or work of art, is a name for the work which is usually chosen by the author.
Institutional or national standards, such as ANSI/NISO Z39.41 - 1997, establish the correct way to place information (such as the title, or the name of the author) on book spines, and on "shelvable" book-like objects, such as containers for DVDs, video tapes and software.

Title page

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In book design, the title is typically shown on the spine, the front cover, and the title page.
The title page of a book, thesis or other written work is the page at or near the front which displays its title, subtitle, author, publisher, and edition.

Name

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The title of a book, or any other published text or work of art, is a name for the work which is usually chosen by the author.

Quotation mark

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These guides recommend shorter or subsidiary works such as articles, chapters, and poems, be written in quotation marks, like: "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" is a poem by Robert Frost.

Bookbinding

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In book design, the title is typically shown on the spine, the front cover, and the title page.
Early books did not have titles on their spines; rather they were shelved flat with their spines inward and titles written with ink along their fore edges.

Book cover

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In book design, the title is typically shown on the spine, the front cover, and the title page.

Letter case

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Titles may also be written in title case, with most or all words capitalized.
In English-language publications, various conventions are used for the capitalisation of words in publication titles and headlines, including chapter and section headings.

Publishing

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The title of a book, or any other published text or work of art, is a name for the work which is usually chosen by the author.

Work of art

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The title of a book, or any other published text or work of art, is a name for the work which is usually chosen by the author.

Author

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The title of a book, or any other published text or work of art, is a name for the work which is usually chosen by the author.

Short and long titles

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A piece of legislation may have both a short title and a long title.

Library catalog

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In library cataloging, a uniform title is assigned to a work whose title is ambiguous.

Book design

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In book design, the title is typically shown on the spine, the front cover, and the title page.

MLA Handbook

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Most English-language style guides, including the Chicago Manual of Style, the Modern Language Association Style Guide, and APA style recommend that longer or complete works such as books, movies, plays, albums, and periodicals be written in italics, like: New York Times is a major American newspaper.

APA style

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Most English-language style guides, including the Chicago Manual of Style, the Modern Language Association Style Guide, and APA style recommend that longer or complete works such as books, movies, plays, albums, and periodicals be written in italics, like: New York Times is a major American newspaper.

Italic type

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Most English-language style guides, including the Chicago Manual of Style, the Modern Language Association Style Guide, and APA style recommend that longer or complete works such as books, movies, plays, albums, and periodicals be written in italics, like: New York Times is a major American newspaper.

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening

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These guides recommend shorter or subsidiary works such as articles, chapters, and poems, be written in quotation marks, like: "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" is a poem by Robert Frost.

Robert Frost

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These guides recommend shorter or subsidiary works such as articles, chapters, and poems, be written in quotation marks, like: "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" is a poem by Robert Frost.

AP Stylebook

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The AP Stylebook recommends that book titles be written in quotation marks.

Underline

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Underlining is used where italics are not possible, such as on a typewriter or in handwriting.

List of book titles taken from literature

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Many authors will use quotations from literature as the title for their works.