Types

An Intro from a Historic Perspective

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Gutenberg

His truly epochal invention was the combination of these (different printing methods) elements into a practical system that allowed the mass production of printed books and was economically viable for printers and readers alike.

Development

Giovanni Antonio Tagliente

Garamond

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Caslon

The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog

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Baskerville

The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog

Romain du Roi

Bodoni & Didot

The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog
The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog

Museo Bodoniano

Display Fonts

Beyond Letters

Ligature

Kerning

Formatted Texts

Proportion

Flow

Layout

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