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CTAN update: oldstandard

Date: February 25, 2020 7:29:00 PM CET
Bob Tennent submitted an update to the oldstandard package. Version number: 2.5 2020-02-24 License type: ofl lppl gpl Summary description: OldStandard fonts with LaTeX support Announcement text:
Updated to version 2.5. All hinting information has been refreshed. Added small capitals for all Greek accented letters.
This package is located at http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/oldstandard More information is at https://www.ctan.org/pkg/oldstandard
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oldstandard – OldStandard fonts with support

Old Standard is designed to reproduce the actual printing style of the early 20th century, reviving a specific type of Modern (classicist) style of serif typefaces, very commonly used in various editions of the late 19th and early 20th century, but almost completely abandoned later.

The font supports typesetting of Old and Middle English, Old Icelandic, Cyrillic (with historical characters, extensions for Old Slavonic and localised forms), Gothic transliterations, critical editions of Classical Greek and Latin, and many more.

This package works with engines that directly support OpenType features, such as and Lua, as well as traditional engines such as and pdf.

Packageoldstandard
Version2.5 2020-02-26
Copyright2006–2011 Alexey Kryukov
2019–2020 Robert Alessi
MaintainerRobert Alessi
Nikola Lečić
Bob Tennent
Alexey Kryukov (inactive)

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