Re: IJ joint in spaced lettering

From: Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai (
Date: Thu Jan 19 2006 - 00:48:11 CST

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    -On [20060109 03:50], Anto'nio Martins-Tuva'lkin ( wrote:
    >At < >, the logo of this shipping company shoes
    >the word "Rederij" set with over spaced letters, but "IJ" is, as usual,
    >kept toghether.

    Being Dutch I can tell you that the ij here is a special ligature that
    evolved from a double i (ii) sound.
    Current practice is that you can either use i+j or the ij ligature.

    Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai(-at-)> / asmodai
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