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English paper sizes

The following is a overview of english paper sizes. Most are still in use, some aren't. Paper sizes are ordered from large to small.

Paper size title Size in millimeters Size in inches Size in Points
Eight Crown 1461 mm x 1060 mm 57.5 in x 41.75 in 3816 pt x 1512 pt
Antiquarian 1346 mm x 533 mm 53 in x 21 in 3816 pt x 1512 pt
Quad Demy 1118 mm x 826 mm 53 in x 826 in 3168 pt x 2340 pt
Double Princess 1118 mm x 711 mm 53 in x 28 in 3168 pt x 2016 pt
Quad Crown 1016 mm x 762 mm 42 in x 30 in 2880 pt x 2160 pt
Double Elephent 1061 mm x 686 mm 40 in x 27 in 2880 pt x 1944 pt
Double Demy 890 mm x 572 mm 35 in x 22.5 in 2520 pt x 1584 pt
Imperial 762 mm x 559 mm 30 in x 22 in 2448 pt x 1584 pt
Princess 711 mm x 546 mm 28 in x 21.5 in 2016 pt x 1548 pt
Demy 584 mm x 470 mm 23 in x 18.5 in 1656 pt x 1332 pt
Architectural-B 457 mm x 305 mm 18 in x 12 in 1296 pt x 864 pt
Folio (F4) 330 mm x 210 mm 13 in x 8.25 in 935 pt x 595 pt
Foolscap E 330 mm x 203 mm 14 in x 8 in 935 pt x 575 pt
Architectural-A 305 mm x 229 mm 12 in x 9 in 864 pt x 648 pt
Quatro 275 mm x 215 mm 10.75 in x 8.5 in 774 pt x 612 pt
Crown Quarto 241 mm x 152 mm 9.5 in x 7.25 in 684 pt x 522 pt
Royal Octavo 241 mm x 152 mm 9.5 in x 6 in 684 pt x 443 pt
Demy Octavo 213 mm x 137 mm 8.38 in x 5.38 in 603 pt x 387 pt
Foolscap Quarto 206 mm x 165 mm 8.13 in x 6.5 in 585 pt x 468 pt
Crown Octavo 181 mm x 121 mm 7.13 in x 4.75 in 513 pt x 342 pt
Post Card 148 mm x 100 mm 5.82 in x 3.92 in 419 pt x 284 pt
Business Card 89 mm x 51 mm 3.5 in x 2 in 252 pt x 144 pt

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