255Re: [elfscript] Another Tengwar Resource
- Jul 26 8:15 AMScrive Dan Smith <fontmaster.geo@...>:
> I was poking around www.theonering.net and found the following 13 pageWell,
> essay on the alphabets of Middle-earth. It is a 402KB PDF, and I think
> is worth a look:
That article is a bit outdated. TengTeX 1.10 has already been
release on the 22th of September 2000 (and yes, it includes a new tengwar
fonts reminescent of Knuth's Computer Modern typefaces).
If any of you like TengTeX you can find an unofficial patched
version at arena.sci.univr.it/~vicentin/ (there's no home page yet,
sorry); it's integrated with LaTeX's NFSS but it's still usable with Plain
In the future (I don't know when) I'll put on line a webpage and
probably the LaTeX package I'm working on to use the various cirth mode.
"He loved maps, as I have told you before; and he also
liked runes and letters and cunning handwriting..."
-- J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
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