Count Type

Names what is being counted by the <book-count> element, for example, images, contributors, algorithms, etc.


This attribute may describe countable objects (for example, images, lemmas, or algorithms) for which there is no specifically named counting element. Alternatively, this attribute may be used with the <book-count> element and a value such as “figure”, replacing a named counter such as <book-fig-count>.

Used on Element: <book-count>

The name of an object, element, structureThe object being counted, for example, “contributor” when counting the number of authors or “image” for the number of images.
Restriction@count-type is required; it must be provided if the element is used.


<book-count count-type="contributors" count="3"/>
<book-count count-type="quizzes" count="15"/>
<book-count count-type="color-plates" count="6"/>
<book-fig-count count="10"/>