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Gothic / black-letter script evolved from Carolingian in the later middle ages, circa 1200 AD, became the dominant handwriting from the 12C until the Italian Renaissance (1400–1600 AD). It was not as clear as Carolingian, but was narrower, darker & denser. The dot above the i was added to differentiate it from the similar strokes of the n, m, & u. The u was created as separate from the v, which had been used for both sounds. Compact handwriting saved space, as parchment was expensive...

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Letterhead Fonts / LHF New English / Old English Style Fonts

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LHF Unlovable font by Chuck Davis Unlovable is the font that isn't a font. At least it doesn't look like one. The letters have been carefully designed to flow together and interact with each other so well that your customers will probably think you created their design by hand. See other great letterforms at

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Old english

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Old English Style Letters These Old English Style Letters are from Art Alphabets and Lettering by J.M. Bergling, copyright 1918.

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Old English Font Tattoos Text Designs Tattoo

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How to Make a Feather Quill (2 ways)

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Calligraphy Alphabet : old english calligraphy alphabet

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Font of the week

fette Fraktur - C.E. Weber, 1875 #font #blackletter

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letter initial h monogram old engraving style type text

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