In older texts, such as in books of fairy tales, we sometimes see the first paragraph in a text starting with a huge letter, while the following text flows around it. This is called a drop cap or an initial. We will now use this design for our own text.
We will use the
lettrine package, which provides a command for this purpose. Follow these steps:
bookclass. We will use A6 paper size, simply because this makes the recipe easy to show with little text: