What is the SchoolBook font?
The typeface was designed at the Polygraphmash type design bureau in 1949-61 (project manager Elena Tsaregorodtseva).
Based on Shkolnaya (‘School’) typeface, 1939 (project manager Evgeny Chernevsky), a version of Century Schoolbook of American Type Founders, 1915-1923 by Morris F.Benton.
The low-contrast text typeface of the Ionic-Legibility group, it is designed expressly for schoolbooks and children books.
SchoolBook Font families
The SchoolBook includes the following font families:
- SchoolBook Italic
- SchoolBook Bold
- SchoolBook Bold Italic
- School Book Cond Regular
- School Book Cond Bold
Here is a preview of how SchoolBook will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
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