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Hightower Text Font Family


Categories: Italian Old Style
Hightower Text font family (2 fonts) is from The Font Bureau. In 1994 Tobias Frere-Jones completed Hightower for the Journal of the American Institute of Graphic Arts. For as long as he had drawn letters, he had wrestled with the problems posed by any modern rendition of the fifteenth century Venetian roman. Dissatisfied with others' attempts to bring Nicholas Jenson's 1470 roman up to date, Frere-Jones prepared his version of this calligraphic roman, and developing his own personal italic .

Keywords: High Tower Text, Font Bureau, Tobias Frere-Jones, Nicholas Jenson, calligraphic roman, Venetian, Fonts, Font Download, TrueType, True Type, PC, Windows, Mac, Macintosh, Type, Typeface

SKU: FB-HIG01-70-01-05

Product ID: 14769

Hightower Text roman Font Information

Family Name:High Tower Text
Fixed Pitch:No
Symbol Encoded:No
Embedded Bitmaps:No
Creation Date:6/7/1998
Modified Date:2/27/2009
Unicode Ranges:Basic Latin
Latin-1 Supplement
Code Pages:1252 Latin 1
Mac Roman Macintosh Character Set (US Roman)
Hinting:0-6 Smoothed
7-12 Hinted
13+ Hinted and Smoothed