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real_world:s_font [2014/04/22 04:49]
aseippel Added explanation and link
real_world:s_font [2014/04/28 20:31]
amartin6
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 ====== Blackletter ====== ====== Blackletter ======
  
-Blackletter is the font of the stylized letter "​S"​ found on the [[cover sleeve]] ​as well as the [[s/​inscribed S]] on page xiii. This particular ​font was used from around the 11th century in Western Europe. ​It is also worth noting that there are ties between ​this particular ​font and traces of Nazism.+Blackletter is the font of the stylized letter "​S"​ found on the [[cover sleeve]] ​and page [[s/​inscribed S]] on page xiii. This font was used around the 11th century in Western Europe. ​The Nazis used this font.
  
-According to an  article ​by Bleeding Cool, this fonts use used in one of the first teaser trailers released for S. allowed for connections to be made back to the book. This article can be read here: [[http://​www.bleedingcool.com/​2013/​08/​19/​the-bad-robot-mystery-trailer-is-for-s-a-new-novel-devised-by-jj-abrams-written-by-doug-dorst/​]]+According to an article ​from //Bleeding Cool//, this font was used in one of the first teaser trailers released for S. It allowed for connections to be made back to the book. This article can be read [[http://​www.bleedingcool.com/​2013/​08/​19/​the-bad-robot-mystery-trailer-is-for-s-a-new-novel-devised-by-jj-abrams-written-by-doug-dorst/​|here.]]
  
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