I'm putting together a tufte-book whose page size is 5.5'' * 8.5''. I have most of the geometry worked out, but the page headers aren't cooperating. So I have this stuff in my preamble:



Which produces an OK text block, but headers cut off by the edge of the page (see screenshot). What's the remedy?enter image description here


Verso pages now look OK; on recto pages the header is still truncated.

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Turns out the answer was to play around with marginparwidth and marginparsep in the geometry parameters. The magic numbers, for posterity, were:


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