High Tower Text font family

Overview

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; FB .

File name Htowert.ttf
Htowerti.ttf
Styles & Weights High Tower Text
High Tower Text Italic
Designers Tobias Frere-Jones
Copyright Copyright (c) 1996, Tobias Frere-Jones. Designed by Tobias Frere-Jones. Produced by The Font Bureau, Inc. All rights reserved.
Font vendor The Font Bureau, Inc.
Script Tags N/A
Code pages 1252 Latin 1
Mac Roman Macintosh Character Set (US Roman)
Fixed pitch False

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Style & weight examples

High Tower Text

High Tower Text

High Tower Text Italic

High Tower Text Italic