10.0573 a curious font

WILLARD MCCARTY (willard.mccarty@kcl.ac.uk)
Thu, 9 Jan 1997 13:41:15 +0000 (GMT)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 10, No. 573.
Center for Electronic Texts in the Humanities (Princeton/Rutgers)
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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[1] From: Lawrence Manley <lawrence.manley@YALE.EDU> (20)
Subject: Re: Renaissance fonts

[The following taken with thanks from FICINO. The font may be downloaded
from <http://orathost.cfa.ilstu.edu/shakespeare/ISFfont.html>; it appears
to work, although not all ligatures one might expect are there. A
curiosity. --WM]

Last spring, I downloaded a font based on the Shakespeare First Folio from
the Illinois Shakespeare Festival site:
Don't want to be an ingrate, but it wasn't working perfectly at the time
(a few problems with ligatures and capitals, I recall); maybe these have
been ironed out by now. In any case, it was free...
Lawrence Manley
Yale University