The name Old Style No. 7 comes from a time when foundries released a variety of typefaces under one name. Linotype produced Old Style No. 7, which was based on an early 1870s typeface from the Bruce Typefoundry, which had based its design on a type from the Scottish foundry Miller and Richards.
Old Style No. 7 is a reliable text type that is serviceable for both books and shorter copy demands, such as magazines.
Old Style 7 Font families
The Old Style 7 includes the following font families:
Old Style7 Std
Old Style7 Std Italic
Old Style 7 Preview
Here is a preview of how Old Style 7 will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Old Style 7 A free font? Is Old Style 7 Free to Download?
No,Old Style 7 is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid.
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