italic font


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italic font

A typeface with letters slanted slightly to the right. Italic type is used to emphasize words as well as for decoration. Most, but not all, fonts have an italic typeface.


The Four Typefaces
Many fonts come in normal, bold, italic and bold italic variations.
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56) There is, however, one detail that would seem to go against such an interpretation: it has generally been accepted that the earliest Parisian italic font was being used by Guillaume Le Rouge by about 1507.
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