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Christopher Simmons's picture
Joined: 15 May 2002 - 11:00am
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Any good suggestions for fonts that evoke the typography of pulp fiction / 50s SciFi book covers? I'm not talking about your typical shaky dracula/swamp thing type. More the oblique, condensed sans-serifs...

Norbert Florendo's picture
Joined: 9 Jun 2005 - 2:21pm
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If you are going for the vintage hand-lettered comic & pulp fiction look, here are two well known sites devoted to comic book lettering:

ComicCraft
Blambot Comic Fonts & Lettering

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sorry to be irrelevant to the thread, but can you tell me how i can get the alternative body copy that typophile has (versus 'lorem ipsum...'). you had the most recent post, and i need it quick, so i'm hoping you'll still be around to respond...

Stephen Coles's picture
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Joined: 14 May 2001 - 11:00am
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Can you point us to some examples of what you mean, Chris?

Daniel Weaver's picture
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Joined: 26 Aug 2003 - 4:14pm
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cchs, go to the link in the General Discussions under Paperback. It will give you some info.

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Joined: 13 Jul 2001 - 11:00am
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Cincinnati Poster from Letterhead Fonts