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Old 09-22-2011, 03:30 AM   #161
AbominableDavid
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Originally Posted by pdurrant View Post
I've done this before now. I think it's probably worth the trouble. I'd also urge you to use 'proper' quotes in your ebooks, i.e. and .
I normally do use proper quotes - straight quotes were just easier for testing purposes since they're right there on the keyboard.

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Originally Posted by DaleDe View Post
Nice solution. I had thought of using CSS with letter-spacing to fix this problem and then set the span to the full " ' combination since it can also be ' " then there is also things like " ' ".
Do most epub readers recognize the letterspacing attribute? I didn't even know that existed until just now - I'll have to do some testing with it later. It would certainly be easier to do it that way than to create one for " ' and another for ' ".
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