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manual of script typefaces

R. S. Hutchings

manual of script typefaces

a definitive guide to series in current use, selected and arranged with an introduction commentaries and appendices

by R. S. Hutchings

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Published by Cory, Adams & Mackay in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Script type

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p91. - Includes index.

    Statementby R.S. Hutchings.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92p. :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16252924M

    Designing Multiple Master Typefaces 12/19/97 , Left Master Page Both parts of this document are written primarily for type designers and typeface manufacturers, but may be useful for type design software developers.   Typewriter sales grew fast and manufacturers offered typefaces for different scripts. Although the assortment of styles for non-Latin fonts was rather small, the typewriter market expanded and the machines were distributed all around the world.

    Typefaces based upon their style of writing appear late in the eighteenth century and early nineteenth century. Contemporary revivals of these script faces can be seen in Kuenstler Script and Matthew Carter's typeface Snell Roundhand. These typefaces are frequently used for invitations and diplomas to effect an elevated and elegant feeling. Script typefaces are organized into highly regular formal types similar to cursive writing and looser, more casual scripts.. Formal scripts. A majority of formal scripts are based upon the letterforms of seventeenth and eighteenth century writing-masters like George Bickham, George Shelley and George letters in their original form are generated by a quill or metal nib of a pen.

    Script typefaces are also more fluid than other typefaces. Like serif and sans serif typefaces, there are different kinds of scripts that have different meanings. A script typeface can have a strong personality and should be examined carefully before selection. After all, Comic Sans is technically a script typeface. Based on the Fira Sans glyph set, FiraGO now supports Arabic, Devanagari, Georgian, Hebrew and Thai. With this script support, FiraGO catches up with other globally extended and free typefaces such as Noto. We decided to introduce FiraGO as a new product. That way, users of .


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