NEW transformations by way of sheets of style to the Jekyll Static Site Gen.


OCTAVO1 has finally been updated and revised. Originally a theme for the Kirby CMS inspired by an article by Clive Thompson, Why 18th century books looked like smartphone screens2, it is now built for the Jekyll SSG. It shall soon be made available as a theme gem.

Specimen

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Third Level Header

A list listing list items:

  • a list item
  • in an unordered fashion
    • a list within a list item
    • more in that item
  • a last list item

An ordered list follows.

  1. One
  2. Two
  3. Three
  4. Four

An image of a frontispiece3:

title page, Candide, ou l'optimisme, 1759

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Definition
A statement of the meaning of a word or word group or a sign or symbol
The action or power of describing, explaining, or making definite and clear.

A code block…

p {
    background-color: pink;
}

The Fell Types4

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  1. “Octavo, a Latin word meaning ‘in eighth’ or ‘for the eighth time’, (abbreviated 8vo, 8°, or In-8) is a technical term describing the format of a book…” – Wikipedia 

  2. via this tweet 

  3. source: Internet Culturale/Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Firenze 

  4. The Fell Types are digitally reproduced by Igino Marini. www.iginomarini.com 

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