oblique can be assigned faces with labels such asOblique, Slanted,and Incline.

If you wanted to make sure that a document uses italic text infamiliar ways, you could write a style sheet like this:

P {font-style: normal;}

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by Eric A. Meyer
ISBN 1-56592-622-6
First edition, published May 2000.
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Table of Contents

Copyright Page
Chapter 1: HTML and CSS
Chapter 2: Selectors and Structure
Chapter 3: Units and Values
Chapter 4: Text Properties
Chapter 5: Fonts
Chapter 6: Colors and Backgrounds
Chapter 7: Boxes and Borders
Chapter 8: Visual Formatting
Chapter 9: Positioning
Chapter 10: CSS2: A Look Ahead
Chapter 11: CSS in Action
Appendix A: CSS Resources
Appendix B: HTML 2.0 Style Sheet
Appendix C: CSS1 Properties
Appendix D: CSS Support Chart
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taken the value gray from the foreground color of the paragraph itself. The second paragraph, on the other hand, has a black border because that color was explicitly assigned using border-color.