Fonts used in 70's era Harrowsmith Reader

propertyofparkdale's picture

So the fonts in Harrowsmith Reader are amazing... I'd like to identify as many as possible for a project I'm working on, or at least come up with some close matches. See attached image, any ideas?

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riccard0's picture

Back to Main Street could be Grouch.

propertyofparkdale's picture

Awesome, thank you. Grouch is super close and I actually like it even better.

marcox's picture

The italic subhead is a Century of some kind -- I looked at Century Schoolbook, Oldstyle, Expanded and ITC Century but didn't find an exact match, although all of them are reasonably close.

Harrowsmith is American Typewriter Bold Condensed

Modesto, from Jim Parkinson, will get you close to READER

propertyofparkdale's picture

What a pro! These are great, thank you!

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