For instructions on the use of spaces before and after prescribed punctuation, see 0E.

Precede the publication, etc., area by a period-space-dash-space.

Precede a second or subsequently named place of publication, etc., by a semicolon.

Precede the name of the publisher or distributor by a colon.

Enclose a supplied statement of function of a publisher, distributor, etc., in square brackets.

Precede the date of publication, distribution, etc., by a comma.

Enclose the details of manufacture (place, name, date) in parentheses.

Precede the name of a manufacturer by a colon.

Precede the date of manufacture by a comma.

For the use of the equals sign to precede parallel statements see the appropriate rules under 4 - Publication, Distribution, Etc. Area.

See also:

4A. Preliminary Rule