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Comenia

Comenia

Urbana

Urbana

Taz III

Taz III

Purista

Purista

National

National

Leitura

Leitura

Graphik

Graphik

Gloriola

Gloriola

FF Beowolf & FF BeoSans OT

FF Beowolf & BeoSans OT

Anselm by František Štorm

Anselm

Beorcana

Beorcana

Dancer

Dancer

Guardian Egyptian and Sans type specimen

Guardian

Titling Gothic type specimen

Titling Gothic

Estilo type specimen

Estilo

Milo type specimen

FF Milo

PTL Skopex type specimen

PTL Skopex

Omnes type specimen

Omnes

Tiptoe type specimen

KLTF Tiptoe

Palatino Sans type specimen

Palatino Sans

Young Finesse type specimen

Young Finesse

Luxury type specimen

Luxury

Deutsche Bahn type specimen

Deutsche Bahn

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Typographica is a review of typefaces and type books, with occasional commentary on fonts and typographic design. Edited by Stephen Coles and designed by Chris Hamamoto. Founded in 2002 by Joshua Lurie-Terrell. Relaunched in 2009 by Coles and Hamamoto.

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