Format information on the cover page

Determine the appearance and position of text and images on the front cover page.

Before you start

Complete the exercise Add bookmap information to the front cover.

After you get the information you want on the cover page, you need to format it. First you assign attribute sets to the <fo:block> elements that insert the information, then you create those attribute sets.

  1. Open your copy of front-matter.xsl.

    The <fo:block> you created to insert the book title already uses the attribute set __frontmatter__title, so you don’t need to change it (you’ll edit __frontmatter__title in a later step).

  2. Make the following change to the <fo:block> that inserts the product name and version:
    <fo:block ...