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ABC Zoo : mixing letters to create images
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ABC Zoo is a collection of two typefaces where the alphabet letters are combined to create a design of animal using the own letter of the name of each animal. You can see the entire set of this fonts at
http://new.myfonts.com/fonts/intellecta/abc-zoo-english/
http://new.myfonts.com/fonts/intellecta/abc-zoo/

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Is that Adobe Garamond?

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No, Cleber Faria, the designer from this typeface, digitize the letters from a old ATF catalogue and re-ensembly all to create the forms.

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Garamond's Zoo, plagiarizing Bembo's Zoo?

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Maybe, what the year of creation of Bembo's Zoo ? It's the first time I see this work. I dont know if Cleber know it. I will ask to him

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1 April 2000

http://www.amazon.com/Bembos-Zoo-Animal-ABC-Book/dp/080506382X

Happy belated 10th birthday Bembo's Zoo!

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ABC Zoo has three years only - in some decades many of these animal will be extinct, anyway...

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