[Table of Contents] [Search]


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: national typefaces



snip...
....I am interested to know what you think are the faces most
representative of each of these countries. Is there a typeface that
immediately makes you think "This is English" or "This is French - or
Italian - or German, etc."

*************************************
To start with:

England - Times Roman.  (taken up by The Times newspaper)
Italy - Bodoni

************************************
Peter Krantz
Book Restorations
Sydney,  Australia

             ***********************************************
            BOOK_ARTS-L: The listserv for all the book arts.
      For subscription information, the Archive, and other related
            resources and links go to the Book_Arts-L FAQ at:
                      <http://www.philobiblon.com>
             ***********************************************


[Subject index] [Index for current month] [Table of Contents] [Search]