Re: Greek Prosgegrammeni

From: Lukas Pietsch (pietsch@mail.uni-freiburg.de)
Date: Wed Nov 08 2000 - 10:45:37 EST


> Anyone who really wants to get their brain in a twist over pros- and
> ypogegrammeni should consider the complications of designing and
> associating smallcap variants (lc-sc layout). The lowercase with
> ypogegrammeni maps to a smallcap with miniature prosgegrammeni, while
> the uppercase with prosgegrammeni maps to an uppercase variant with the
> miniature prosgegrammeni.

Gosh, sounds terrible, indeed!
But *is* polytonic Greek ever actually set in this way? Doesn't sound like a
very common thing to do. I can't remember having ever seen it.

Lukas Pietsch
Ferdinand-Kopf-Str. 11
D-79117 Freiburg
Tel. 0761-696 37 23

Universitšt Freiburg
Englisches Seminar



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