Essays 1743

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This is Essays 1743, a font by John Stracke, based on the typeface

used in a 1743 English translation of Montaigne's Essays. The font is

released under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License (see

the COPYING file). At present (version 0.2), it contains 817

characters: all of ASCII, Latin-1, and Latin Extended A; some of Latin

Extended B (basically, the ones that are more or less based on Roman

letters); and a variety of other characters, such as oddball

punctuation, numerals, etc.

TrueType and PostScript forms are available.

For the purposes of the LGPL, the source file is Essays1743.sfd (the

pfaedit source), which should be included in this archive.

  • Essays1743.ttf
  • Essays1743-Bold.ttf
  • Essays1743-BoldItalic.ttf
  • Essays1743-Italic.ttf
Character Map Essays 1743 Character Map
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COPYING.txt 26 kB Text File Download
Essays1743-Bold.ttf 97 kB Font File Download
Essays1743-BoldItalic.ttf 103 kB Font File Download
Essays1743-Italic.ttf 103 kB Font File Download
Essays1743.ttf 98 kB Font File Download
README.txt 688 B Text File Download
Essays1743-Bold.sfd 456 kB Other File Download
Essays1743-BoldItalic.sfd 478 kB Other File Download
Essays1743-Italic.sfd 708 kB Other File Download
Essays1743.sfd 647 kB Other File Download
Font Details
Designer Name: John Stracke
Font License: Public domain / GPL / OFL

Designer Name: John Stracke

Font License:Public domain / GPL / OFL