Re: The glyph of the CAPITAL SHARP S

From: John Hudson (
Date: Fri May 11 2007 - 13:59:25 CDT

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    Frank Ellermann wrote:

    >> Linotype, as a German company
    > JFTR, <>
    > | 2006 - Monotype Imaging acquires Linotype GmbH.

    Yes, I am well aware of that, but Linotype GmbH remains based in Bad Homburg and has an
    signigicant independent presence in the continental European market, and especially the
    domestic German market.

    The other major German type foundry is FontShop, Berlin.

    John Hudson

    Tiro Typeworks
    Gulf Islands, BC
    We say our understanding measures how things are,
    and likewise our perception, since that is how we
    find our way around, but in fact these do not measure.
    They are measured.   -- Aristotle, Metaphysics

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