Re: Narrow Garamond
- --- In PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com, Gerald Lange <Bieler@...> wrote:
> Just a bit to add to your further investigation. I had some Granjon atGerald, Granjon came from Linotype originally, and isn't much narrower
> one point, printed a book in it but can't remember which one. But it
> was Monotype. Probably cast on a Thompson? Maybe from Out of Sorts
> Foundery? in Larchmont, NY. When they were active I bought a lot of
> type from them.
than the Linotype Garamond (and has about the same width as Lino
Garamond 3). I don't think the Monotype versions will be very different.
But if the face in question is digital, then Minion is a
possibility, as there is a condensed version--or with Minion Multiple
Master, many condensed versions.
(MM seems to be as forgotten as, well the Apple Narrow Garamond used
in Classic days)
--Eric Holub, SF