Hesperides is based on samples of Colonial period calligraphy.
Rather than being directly derived from any one sample, some common characteristics have been emphasized to give it a more coherent and distinctive look, with the accentuated single-looped strokes on many of the characters suggesting a fully flourished style, but showing a bit of restraint. More…
The ultimate effect is really striking, in the tradition of our Queensland and Allegheny fonts, but even more distinctive. The full version includes alternate versions of many of the key characters designed to reduce loop interference and add variety.
Hesperides Font families
The Hesperides includes the following font families:
Here is a preview of how Hesperides will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Hesperides A free font? Is Hesperides Free to Download?
No,Hesperides is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid.
Almost every font that we list on HighFonts.com is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download.
There is no point trying to find a free download of Hesperides so please don't waste your time looking.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Hesperides for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Hesperides remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Hesperides and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)