From: Carl W. Conrad (email@example.com)
Date: Thu Feb 08 2001 - 10:00:57 EST
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At 8:49 AM +0100 2/8/01, Robert Piórewicz wrote:
Habe die Ehre!
>Does somebody now where I can find greek fonts which includes such rare
>letters as: digamma, koppa, san?
>Any answer would be appreciated.
One of your best bets would be the freeware font SPIonic (it DOES include
characters for digamma, koppa, and san); and one of the best updated places
to look for where to get it is at Mark Goodacre's site:
I have for years been using SMK GreekKeys fonts which include several Greek
fonts with those older inscriptional characters as well as notational marks
used for papyri, etc. For information about them, go to:
"Athenian" is one of the SMK fonts; it can be downloaded from the Perseus
but should only be used for browsing at the Perseus site; information is
offered on that page regarding how to purchase it for your own use.
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Carl W. Conrad
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