Breitkopf Fraktur

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An excerpt from Immanuel Kant's What is Enlightenment? as a sample of the font Breitkopf Fraktur

Breitkopf Fraktur is a Blackletter font designed by typographer and German music publisher Johann Gottlob Immanuel Breitkopf (1719-1794).[1] Breitkopf was the son of the publisher Bernhard Christoph Breitkopf, founder of the publishing house Breitkopf & Härtel, a firm that continues to the present day.

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  1. ^ "Breitkopf Fraktur-About this font family". web site. Bitstream, Inc. Retrieved 2010-03-03. 

German sources[edit]