Re: Looking for a list of special characters supported by HTML

Dave_Raggett (
Fri, 21 Jan 94 12:56:14 GMT

> I'm looking for a list of non-ASCII characters supported by HTML. I found
> the ISO Latin 1 character entities list at CERN, but I also need characters
> such as em dashes, en dashes, etc. Can you include these into HTML
> documents??

These characters are part of the HTML+ spec, as described in:

The Postscript write-up is some what dated, see the DTD for an upto date
description of HTML+. A new write-up is in preparation, and any feedback
is welcome.

Dave Raggett