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There's no line here to end - epigraph and enumerate

Latex (on overleaf) complains that "there's no line here to end": l.6 \end{enumerate}}{B.~Spinoza} I think the problem is the enumerate environment. Specifically, the error disappear when ...
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How may the epigraph be justified?

\documentclass[dvipsnames,12pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{epigraph} \setlength{\epigraphrule}{0pt} \begin{document} \section{Introduction} \setlength{\...
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Getting rid of overfull in epigraph

I'm getting an overfull warning: Overfull \hbox (15.0pt too wide) in paragraph at lines 14--14. How may I get rid of the warning? I want to keep the epigraph alignment as "justified". I don'...
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A book of quotations using epigraphs qitems - page wrapping

I am producing a book of quotations and have begun using the epigraphs package. I am using one qitem per quotation and have around 100 quotations in total. The issue I am facing is that the qitems are ...
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footnotebackref leads to error when using footnotes in epigraphs [duplicate]

Adding the footnotebackref package leads to compile error when a footnote is used inside an epigraph, as in the example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{epigraph} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{...
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Footnote in epigraph with special format

My problem is almost the same as this one: Normal footnote in epigraph command In my case, I don't want the basic display of citation. When I use \footcitetext{REF}, the REF being a reference in my ...
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Epigraph on Title Page of \part without modifying the epigraph package

I know there are already some topics on this, but they either don't quite apply or are not working as required, so apologies for opening another thread. I am using KOMA-script for a book, and I want ...
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Unwanted vertical space before epigraph

I am using \epigraph at the beginning of a new page and it introduces an undesired vertical offset. I have tried using \setlength{\beforeepigraphskip}{0cm}, but it didn't work. Any idea of how can I ...
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Layout problem with KOMA-Script and dictums

I have two problems when using dictums with KOMA-Script. There is no space between the dictum and the following paragraph. The first paragraph chapter starts with an indent. I'm able to make it look ...
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Epigraph bottom page

Is there a more elegant way to keep the epigraph at the bottom of the chapter page (with no content-text)? I could simply update/change the \beforeepigraphskip but that will cause me problems when the ...
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How to align an epigraph?

I have the following code \setlength{\epigraphwidth}{0.425\textwidth}\epigraph{quote 1}{\textit{1}} \setlength{\epigraphwidth}{0.425\textwidth}\epigraph{quote 2}{\textit{2}} \lipsum Which gives me ...
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How to insert a regular epigraph in a part of a book?

The documentation of the epigraph package mentions that epigraphs on part pages are not supported and offers an alternative, but this does not allow to insert a regular epigraph with a quote and an ...
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Include a quotation at the beginning of the references if I am using a bibtext file

I have a bibtex file (library.bib) which looks like Automatically generated by Mendeley Desktop 1.19.4 Any changes to this file will be lost if it is regenerated by Mendeley. BibTeX export options ...
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Epigraph printing text twice when using /textit

\epigraph{ \textit{ You can only do this by mapping the territory. By understanding how the enemy thinks and acts. By having a solid game plan. And by picking your battles very, very carefully.} }% {\...
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Using an epigraph at the title page of a JHEP article

I am trying to include a dedication on the title page of an article. To do so, I am using the epigraph environment and command. The problem that I have is that I would like to have the epigraph right ...
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Edit epigraph locally [closed]

I am writing a book with several epigraphs, and I would like to change the configurations (like width, rule length, etc) of some of the epigraphs. Since I am only editing some of the epigraphs, I ...
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epigraph environment messes up subsequent text

\documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{epigraph} \setlength\epigraphwidth{0.93\textwidth} \setlength{\epigraphrule}{0pt} \begin{document} Consequently, under application of the ...
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How do you set an epigraph attribution in poemscol?

I'm using poemscol to set a 1,500+ page edition of a poet's work. The \epigraph{} command does a great job of rendering epigraphs that appear between a poem's title and the start of its first stanza. ...
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How to align an epigraph item

I have the following epigraph object \usepackage{epigraph} \epigraph{ "Some quote."}{\textit{From me.} Initially, the epigraph object sticks to the right margin. Is it possible to center the ...
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Modifying \part style in documentclass book

I am new to LaTeX and this forum. I used a solution given in the forum that fit my needs. Except that I would like to add a horizontal line under the part title and before the epigraph. If someone ...
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epigraph and titlesec+titletoc create misbehaviour

I use titlesec and titletoc to create my own style of chapter that contains a minitoc after the chapter title. And I use epigraph when I want to have one before the chapter title. I am currently ...
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Best way to avoid page break just after epigraph

What is the best way to avoid a page break just after a \epigraph command from epigraph package? I'm adding epigraphs after section titles. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nopar]{lipsum} \...
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epigraph plus standalone gives unexpected results

I want to write a long document therefore I will split it in several files and use the package standalone to import them. I also want to add epigraphs before the chapters names, thus I use the package ...
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quotes at start of every chapter

I want to make quotes like the following image at the start of a chapter, but I can't seem to find how :( This is what i been using for Now but i like this one. Can you help with that. thanks :) have ...
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Change font size in epigraph

I would like to reduce the font size of the epigraph on Part pages. When I write: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{book} \usepackage{epigraph} \usepackage{titlesec} \makeatletter \titleformat{\part}[...
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Epigraph Package: flushepinormal option, and the vertical space between the epigraph and the source in general

Below is the epigraph package with and without flushepinormal option. \documentclass[12pt]{article} %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \usepackage[T1]{...
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Epigraph before \chapter and \section

I have read the epigraph documentation, but sadly I do not understand how to put my quote before the \chapter and \section entry (same page). Could someone give me a hint, please? \documentclass[...
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How to both center and widen both epigraph text & source?

I would like to both center and widen an epigraph, including its source. So I did something like: \documentclass {scrbook} \usepackage {epigraph} \setlength \epigraphwidth {\textwidth} \setlength \...
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Chapter epigraph in the previous odd page

I'd like to insert an epigraph that comes with a chapter in the previous blank page, say in the odd page at the left of the chapter title. A possible (naive) solution would be to put the epigraph in ...
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Epigraph appearing at the previous page at every new Part

I'm struggling a bit with a "book" Latex document where I'm using Chapters, Parts and the Epigraph package. I want to have, for each "Part" page, a single page containing the title of the part and an ...
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Epigraph printing on wrong pages with titlesec

Consider the following code: % Configuration \documentclass[twoside, 10pt]{book} \usepackage[paperwidth = 6in, paperheight = 9in]{geometry} \usepackage{xpatch, xifthen, lmodern, fancyhdr, etoolbox, ...
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Quote, paragraph, epigraph or doi before the chapter title in memoir class

I need to add some text (doi-url link) before the \chapter name. Unfortunately, two approaches listed below have limitations: \epigraph is the inlined memoir command to make epigraphs. However \...
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Positioning Epigraphs in the Same Place on a Page

I am using epigraph to provide pre-chapter heading quotes in my report class document--which is actually causing the problems as this is the first time I am trying to use the report class. The problem ...
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how to fix the position of a text in page when vspace is applied to other parts

I have an issue with using vspace. I have a page, blank with the following lines \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{epigraph} \begin{document} \emph{Alpha Beta} \...
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Position epigraph at the end of the page [duplicate]

I want to create a epigraph. But the package epigraph position it at the beginning of the page. I want to position the epigraph at the end of the page. Can someone help me ?
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Bad line break in an epigraph-like definition with a citation

In a book project, I am using the epigraph epigraph doc package for important quotations that should be nicely set off from the text and also include the source citation. That all works nicely. I ...
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Footnote with special symbol in epigraph command

I have a problem related to a question concerning footnotes and epigraph. That is, in that question the following (superclean!) answer was given by egreg: Just use \footcitetext: \epigraph{Lorem ...
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Always need to manually enter filename when file not found (e.g. "epigraph.sty" not found)

I'm using the "epigraph" package for epigraphs at the beginning of my chapters. Every time I try to compile it always says LaTeX Error: File "epigraph.sty" not found. Then it prompts me to put a ...
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\usepackage{epigraph} with pandoc conversion to docx

I use pandoc very successfully to convert my thesis manuscript to docx, but it seems to choke on the epigraph-package. MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{epigraph} \begin{document} \epigraph{Das ...
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LaTeX scientific standards for thesis epigraph and dedication

I am a bit of noob with LaTeX, but I am enjoying learning it while I am doing my master thesis here. I've been wondering what would be the best scientific standards and LaTeX formats for dedications ...
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Placement of quotation or epigraph

I would like to start a report by juxtaposing two contrasting quotations opposite each other: one left justified on the top-left part of the page, the other right-justified on the top-right part, both ...
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\usepackage{epigraph} changes the size of the whole text

I wanted to write in my thesis a quotation. Therefore I used the epigraph package in the following way: \vspace*{0.2\textheight} \setlength{\epigraphwidth}{1\textwidth} \noindent\epigraph{\LARGE{"\...
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widow paragraph title with orphan epigraph with epigraph package

When I use an \epigraph{} command (from the epigraph package) just after a paragraph containing a title, I can get a widow paragraph title on a page bottom and an orphan epigraph on the next page top… ...
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Text in \dictum in justification

I use a scrreprt, and place an epigraph like this before the chapter beginning: \setkomafont{dictumauthor}{\normalfont} \renewcommand*\dictumwidth{0.5\linewidth} \setchapterpreamble{% \dictum[Lewis ...
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Epigraph and fancyhdr: a patching problem

I would like to add epigraphs on my part pages using epigraph, but since I also use fancyhdr, I cannot get the proper page style on the part page using the solution given in the package documentation. ...
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Put an epigraph at the start of the bibliography

I would like to put a quote before all the bibitems in my bibliography, like that: \begin{thebibliography}{9} \epigraph{Awesome quote}{William Shakespeare} \bibitem{einstein} Albert Einstein. \...
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Epigraph on Part Page

I used the solution given here to get a nice, customizable epigraph on a part page. However, the solution uses the command \usepagestyle{epigraph}, and because of this, the part page has a pagenumber,...
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A different font for epigraph

I would like to use a different font for all the epigraphs (say veroldstyle from kpfonts), whereas the main document uses another font. I refer to the epigraph package. How can I accomplish this? I ...
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How to make \dropchapter work with \chapter* (epigraph package)?

I would like quite a long quote before my chapter title, a need which is perfectly fulfilled by using the \epigraphhead command provided with the epigraph package. However, because the quote is very ...
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How to place an attributed epigraph on a "part" page?

I'm using the memoir class together with the epigraph package to put some awesome/cheesy/YMMV*/YOMV** quotes at the beginning of each chapter. This works great and looks quite neat. I now also want ...
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