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Old 04-18-2021, 12:51 PM   #1
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Default Choosing a body text font for a book

It's generally accepted (I think) that Times New Roman is not the ideal typeface to use for publications like books. It's also generally accepted that serif typefaces are better for body text in books than sans serif typefaces.

Great. That narrows it down to anywhere from a few dozen to hundreds of typefaces (depending on what's installed on your computer and how much time you want to spend on the Font Squirrel web site). If any of you work with books or similar long publications (magazines, technical manuals, etc.) -- how do you decide what typeface and size to use for a particular publication?
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