At 14:01 10/7/2001, Gerald Lange wrote:

>My suspicions are that Macintosh System X and perhaps OpenType could
>lead to this. But I'm not sure we have yet had it in mechanical form,
>since perhaps Fust and Schöffer. That is actually what I am trying to
>find out. If there have been any real prior attempts made or is this
>just a pipe dream for some future layout program. Guess I'm looking to
>find the right turn for Type Road.


I think I know what you are talking about, but I am not sure. Do you have
any graphic examples that you could send me, or put on the web somewhere?

John Hudson

Tiro Typeworks
Vancouver, BC tiro@...

Type is something that you can pick up and hold in your hand.
- Harry Carter