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xoaengdp

xoaengdp

transitional

new transitional

// contrast between thick and thin strokes is pronounced // very slight diagonal stress // bracketed serifs // horizontal bar on e // tall x-height

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baskerville, caslon, perpetua

bookman, century schoolbook, cheltenham

xoaengdp

xoaengdp

didone (modern)

humanist

// extreme contrast between thick and thin strokes // hairline (strokes) serifs // horizontal stress // horizontal bar one

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sturdy typefaces hold up under poor printing little contrast between thick and thin strokes horizontal stress horizontal bar on e tall x-height shorter ascenders, descenders

mono weight square ended serifs horizontal stress horizontal bar on e

memphis, clarendon, serifa, rockwell bodoni, bauer bodoni, walbaum

classifications of type // 121

Rules of Typography  
Rules of Typography  

Typographic Workbook

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