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MLA 8 Citation Guide

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Reference Work

Works Cited list:

Author Surname, First Name, [etc.]. Book Title: Subtitle (Edition, Volume, etc.). Publisher, year

Example:

Institutio Oratoria. Translated by H. E. Butler, Loeb-Harvard UP, 1980. 4 vols. 

In-Text Citation:

(Author Surname page number)

Example:

(Quintilian  4: 14-17)