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old style typeface saw at chermside

old style typeface saw at chermside

spoongraphics, Chris Spooner - SERIF FONTS - Humanist (aka Venetian), Old Style (aka Garalde), Transitional (aka Realist), Didone (aka Modern), Slab (aka Egyptian) http://blog.spoongraphics.co.uk/articles/a-history-of-typeface-styles-type-classification

spoongraphics, Chris Spooner - SERIF FONTS - Humanist (aka Venetian), Old Style (aka Garalde), Transitional (aka Realist), Didone (aka Modern), Slab (aka Egyptian) http://blog.spoongraphics.co.uk/articles/a-history-of-typeface-styles-type-classification

Old Style (aka Garalde) – 1500s-1700s

A History of Typeface Styles & Type Classification

Granjon, designed by Robert Granjon is the closest typeface to the original Garamond There are several typefaces called Garamond. Some are based on the work of Claude Garamond. The “original” Garamond belongs to the family of “Renaissance” or “old style” serif typefaces. The font that most resembles the original Garamond is not named Garamond, but Granjon - designed by Robert Granjon, to differentiate it from the many other kinds of Garamonds.

Granjon, designed by Robert Granjon is the closest typeface to the original Garamond There are several typefaces called Garamond. Some are based on the work of Claude Garamond. The “original” Garamond belongs to the family of “Renaissance” or “old style” serif typefaces. The font that most resembles the original Garamond is not named Garamond, but Granjon - designed by Robert Granjon, to differentiate it from the many other kinds of Garamonds.

The Garalde Oldstyle   Google Image Result for http://cdn.ilovetypography.com/img/old-style-characteristics.png

The Garalde Oldstyle Google Image Result for http://cdn.ilovetypography.com/img/old-style-characteristics.png

Magneta Condensed™ - Webfont & Desktop font « MyFonts

Magneta Condensed™ - Webfont & Desktop font « MyFonts

humanist-vs-old-style.png #Function-Best for large amounts of body text on paper such as newspapers, magazines, and books. #Designer-Stelios Constantindes. (emepar7). #Description-Characterized by greater thick to thin strokes, sharper in image.  Ascenders serif is more wedged-like with a horizontal crossbar and a more upright stress.

humanist-vs-old-style.png #Function-Best for large amounts of body text on paper such as newspapers, magazines, and books. #Designer-Stelios Constantindes. (emepar7). #Description-Characterized by greater thick to thin strokes, sharper in image. Ascenders serif is more wedged-like with a horizontal crossbar and a more upright stress.

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