Re: French typograhical rules for spaces (was Re: space )
Aymeric Poulain Maubant writes:
> First of all, I'm _not_ a typographer. I'm just a frenchman who searches
> his library. Here are the rules (in a mixed french/english vocabulary,
> as I do not know the exact english terminology) for spacing as given
> by the "Imprimerie Nationale". I think this will help, but you better
> should contact some frenchman from the Gutenberg project.
Excellent! Is there an authoratitive book on typography in France,
maybe the one from the Imprimerie Nationale? I'd like to order it.
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