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Re: starting letter in latex

roberto <roberto03@gmail.com> writes:

> Hello everyone
> i am writing my thesis and i am trying to let the first letter of each
> Chapter to be larger than the others, more exactely to span over two
> lines. This is frequent in some book styled papers.
> Do you know how to achieve it?
> I looked for it into some latex guide but nothing...
> Thank you.

You could use either the `dropping' or `lettrine' packages.  I have used
both, and I think that lettrine is better.  There is more information in
the TeX FAQ:



Jim Ottaway

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