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I have set the top and bottom margins of a book class document like this:


and now the header of the \tableofcontents and \listoffigures clashes with (i.e. is printed over) the top line of text. I need to either suppress the headers for these pages (which are currently CONTENTS and LIST _OF_ FIGURES), or move them up the page a little bit. How is this done?


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You could modify the page style, set \pagestyle{empty} before \tableofcontents, perhaps additionally for the first page if needed




in the preamble, or use plain.

Or use \markboth to clear the headings:

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