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Trying to identify this font for a client. It looks close to Garton . . . but not exactly right. Any ideas appreciated!
Probably not for sale to the public, if it is actually a font and not just lettering. Used in Shana Galen's Jewels of the Ton romance series. Three so far:
Hi, Don-- Thanks for taking the time to respond. Shana is my client. She's asked the publisher for the font name (that was our first stop), but hasn't heard back so I was trying to find the font name (or something closer) so I could get some materials created for her sooner vs. later. If anyone else has ideas of something closer than what I've come up with (Garton), I'd appreciate it. Thanks! -L
You're welcome Laron. It's unfortunate that Shana's publisher is not being responsive. It seems to me that although the three covers show some variation in letter-forms they provide enough information to make a font. You can find many suggestions as to how to make swashed letters appropriate to this style in Mark Simonson's Bookmania http://www.identifont.com/show?2I31 and Laura Worthington's Samantha Upright http://www.identifont.com/show?2GDC, both of which offer many alternates.