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How was this circular paragraph made? [duplicate]

Here is a beautiful circular paragraph I found in the TeXBook. I would like to know how it and similar things could be typed. Here is the code I found the TeXBook which I could not make compile in ...
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Wrap text around non rectangular image [duplicate]

Is it possible to wrap text around a circle or around a polygon? Or do I have to insert linebreaks manually to the right places?
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How to wrap one column text around a centered figure? [duplicate]

Can I wrap one column text around a figure at the center of a page? The wrapfig package does not have a c option, and only refers to two columns text. Also on this site I see many questions about ...
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Image float around text [duplicate]

I've searched the net for it, but couldn't find any method for LaTeX. Is it possible to make insert an image rounded by text? Like this strawberry? \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[...
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Two-column text with circular insert

How does one write on the outside of a circle? I am looking for sample files/packages which imitate a magazine lay-out. Specifically a page with two columns having a circular picture between the two ...
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Very specific paragraph shape

I'd like to write something in the shape of this "coat of arms". I'd like to have the text filling the coat but with a hole roughly in the shape of the sword. I know there is the \shapepar command to ...
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Advanced Wrapfig

Consider the following code and output. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{wrapfig} \begin{document} \begin{wrapfigure}{o}{0.5\textwidth} ...
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Error shapepar to use the command \circleshape

See my code: With \diamondshape it works but with \circleshape it does not. What is wrong? \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{shapepar} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Is it possible to typeset with angled margins?

I'm typesetting a book using memoir in XeLaTeX, but on some pages, as an accent, I would like to make an angled margin, something like this: Even if I have to define the page limit separately ...
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Wrap text around an irregular shape

I'm trying to wrap some text around a raspberry shaped image that is placed to the right on the page. I would realy liked the text to follow the shape of the Raspberry. Is this possible? Below is a ...
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How compose an image from a specific text?

I love playing around with ASCII art and, as you may know, there are tools to generate ASCII art from images, where the ASCII consists of those characters which will result in the best image, as this ...
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Shaped paragraph with centred picture (shapepar & cutwin)

I spent much time on this, but could not manage it or find a similar problem. I would like to insert a picture in the center of this heart shaped paragraph, the text should be wrapped around it. ...
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How to shape text like any english capital alphabet

I want to write a letter which should be shaped as 'I', 'U', 'T', 'H', 'N', 'A'. For example refer to the below image: I am actually in search of simpler method, like any package that have function ...
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cutwin, pstricks without defining the amount of lines OR how to have a small picture in the top left corner of a paragraph

I want a little image at the beginning of certain paragraphs that needs more than one line. In my case I like to have a quadratic picture needing 2 lines. So I tried to indent the 1st and 2nd line. I ...
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Specifications for a custom “cross” shape in shapepar

I am trying to write a string of text within a cross shape (as in a simple medical cross). I know that it's possible to create custom shapes in shapepar, but was wondering if someone already has the ...

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