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Re: Replacement suggestions for Century Schoolbook?

From: Dave Crossland
Subject: Re: Replacement suggestions for Century Schoolbook?
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2013 12:37:08 -0600

On 9 January 2013 12:07, Werner LEMBERG <address@hidden> wrote:
> The font should cover the most important languages used for
> `classical' vocal music, especially operas.  This includes Italian,
> German, French, Czech (e.g. Dvořák), Russian (in Cyrillic), English,
> probably Hungarian (Bartók).  Today it's common that the original
> language is typeset in upright shape, and a translation in italic, but
> sometimes it's vice versa.
> I've also seen a transliteration (using IPA) instead of a translation,
> so covering the IPA characters for the above languages would be useful
> also.

Assuming 4 styles (reg bold italic bold-italic) for that character
set, I'd estimate $40,000 is a minimum.


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