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This list of samples of serif typefaces details standard serif fonts used in printing, classical typesetting and printing.

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Samples of Serif typefaces
Typeface name Example 1 Example 2 Example 3
Ryan McCarthy
Designer: Robert Slimbach
Class: Old style
Adobe Jenson Pro Adobe Jenson sample Adobe Jenson
Aldus
Designer: Hermann Zapf
Class: Old style
Aldus font Aldus sample AldusSpec7
Alexandria
Designer: Hank Gillette
Class: Slab serif
Sub-class: Geometric
Alexandria font Alexandria sample Alexandria spec
American Typewriter
Designer: Joel Kaden & Tony Stan
Class: Old style
American Typewriter American Typewriter sample American-typewriter-typeface-spec
Archer
Designer: Tobias Frere-Jones & Jonathan Hoefler
Class: Slab-serif
ArcherSpec
Arno
Designer: Robert Slimbach
Class: Old style
Arno Arno sample ArnoPro2
Aster
Designer: Francesco Simoncini
Class: Modern
Aster Aster sample Aster spec
Baskerville
Designer: John Baskerville
Class: Transitional
Baskerville Old Face Baskerville sample BaskervilleSpec
Bauer Bodoni
Designer: Heinrich Jost
Class: Modern
Bbodoni1 Bauer Bodoni sample Bauer Bodoni spec
Bell
Designer: Richard Austin
Class: Modern
Bell MT Bell sample BellSp
Bembo
Designer: Stanley Morison
Class: Old style
Bembo font Bembo sample BemboMT
Benguiat
Designer: Ed Benguiat
Class: Decorative
Benguiat ITC Benguiat sample Benguiat
Bernhard Modern
Designer: Lucian Bernhard
Class: Old style
Bernhard Modern Bernhard Modern sample BernhardModernSpec
Bodoni
Designer: Giambattista Bodoni
Class: Modern
Bodoni font Bodoni sample ITCBodoni
Bookman
Designer: Alexander Phemister
Class: Old style
Bookman font Bookman sample BookmanSpec
Bookerly
Class: Other
Bookerly typeface sample
Bulmer
Designer: William Martin
Class: Transitional
Bulmer BulmerMT
Caledonia
Designer: William Addison Dwiggins
Class: Transitional
New Caledonia CaledoniaSp
Calisto
Designer: Ron Carpenter
Class: Old style
Calisto MT Calisto sample Calisto
Cambria
Designer: Jelle Bosma
Class: Other
Cambria font Cambria sample Cambria fontsample
Caslon
Designer: William Caslon
Class: Old style
Caslon font Caslon sample CaslonSp
Centaur
Designer: Bruce Rogers
Class: Old style
Centaur Pangram en Centaur CentSp
Century Schoolbook
Designer: Morris Fuller Benton
Class: Modern
Century Schoolbook Century Schoolbook sample CenturySchoolbookSAIB
Chaparral
Designer: Carol Twombly
Class: Slab serif
Sub-class: Humanist
Chaparral Chaparral sample Chaparral spec
Bitstream Charter
Designer: Matthew Carter
Class: Transitional, Slab-serif
Bitstream Charter spec
Cheltenham
Designer: Bertram Goodhue & Ingalls Kimball
Class: Old style
Cheltenham Cheltenham sample CheltenhamSp
Clarendon
Designer: Robert Besley
Class: Slab serif
Clarendon font Clarendon sample Clarendon
Computer Modern
Designer: Donald Knuth
Class: Modern
Computer Modern Computer modern sample
Constantia
Class: Other
Constantia font Constantia sample Constantia sample alt
Copperplate Gothic
Designer: Frederic Goudy
Class: Wedge serif
CoppGothicSpec
DejaVu Serif
Class: Other
DejaVu Serif font DejaVu Serif sample DejaVuSerifSpecimen
Didot
Class: Modern
Didot DidotSP
Droid
Class: Other
Droid Serif Font-Sample-Droid-Serif plainsvg DroidSerifSpecimen
Emerson
Designer: Joseph Blumenthal
Class: Old style
Emersontext EmersonSpecimen
FF Scala
Designer: Martin Majoor
Class: Old style
FF Scala FFScalaSpecimenAIB
Footlight
Designer: Ong Chong Wah
Footlight
Friz Quadrata
Designer: Ernst Friz & Victor Caruso
Class: Decorative
Friz Quadrata FrizQuadrata
Garamond
Designer: Claude Garamond & Jean Jannon
Class: Old style
Garamond font Garamond sample GaramondSpecimenA
Gentium
Designer: Victor Gaultney
Class: Other
Gentium font Gentium sample GentiumBlue
Georgia
Designer: Matthew Carter
Class: Transitional
Georgia font Georgia sample GeorgiaSpecimenAIB
Goudy Old Style
Designer: Frederic Goudy
Class: Old style
Goudy Old Style Goudy sample GoudyOSPecimen
Granjon
Designer: George W. Jones
Class: Old style
Granjon GranjonWM
Hoefler Text
Designer: Jonathan Hoefler
Class: Old style
Hoeflertext Hoefler-Text HoeflerText
Iowan Old Style
Designer: John Downer
Class: Old style
Iowan Old Style Nameplate
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Janson
Designer: Chauncey H. Griffith
Class: Old style
Janson font Janson sample JansonSpecimenAIB
Joanna
Designer: Eric Gill
Class: Transitional
Joanna MT Pangram en Joanna JoannaSpec
Jokerman
Designer: Andrew K. Smith
Class: Standard
Jokerman
Junicode
Designer: Peter S. Baker
Class: Old style
Junicode name Junicode sample Junicode yellow
Korinna
Designer: Ed Benguiat & Vic Caruso
Class: Decorative
Korinna KorinnaAib
Liberation Serif
Designer: Steve Matteson
Class: Other
Font Sample - Liberation Serif
Linux Libertine
Class: Other
Libertine font Libertine sample Linux Libertine
Literaturnaya
Designer: Anatolii Shchukin
Class: Transitional
Literaturnaya CharSetLiteraturn Literaturnaya sample
Lucida Bright
Designer: Charles Bigelow & Kris Holmes
Class: Other
Lucida Bright font Lucida Bright sample Lucida Bright
Minion
Designer: Robert Slimbach
Class: Old style
Minion Pro MinionPro
Mrs Eaves
Designer: Zuzana Licko
Class: Transitional
Small caps vs petite caps EGMrsEaves
MS Serif MS Serif font MS Serif Specimen
New York
Designer: Susan Kare, Charles Bigelow, and Kris Holmes
Class: Transitional
NewYorkSpecimen
Nilland
Designer: Manfred Klein
Class: Slab serif
NillandFontSample
Palatino
Designer: Hermann Zapf
Class: Old style
Palatino font Palatino sample Palatino font sample
Perpetua
Designer: Eric Gill
Class: Transitional
Perpetua font Comparison of printed and digital versions of Perpetua
Rawlinson Roadway
Designer: James Montalbano
Class: Old style
Font rawlinson
Requiem
Designer: Jonathan Hoefler
Class: Old style
RequiemSp
Roboto Slab
Designer: Christian Robertson
Class: Slab-serif
Roboto Slab
Rockwell
Class: Slab serif
Rockwell Rockwell sample RockwellSpec
Rotis
Designer: Otl Aicher
Class: Other
Rotis Serif Mostra-rotis serif
Sabon
Designer: Jan Tschichold
Class: Old style
Sabon 2 Sabon
Serifa
Designer: Adrian Frutiger
Class: Slab-serif
Sample Serifa typeface
Source Serif Pro
Designer: Frank Grießhammer
Class: Transitional
Source Serif Pro - sample
Theano Didot
Designer: Alexey Kryukov
Class: Modern
TheanoDidot
Times New Roman
Designer: Stanley Morison
Class: Transitional
Times New Roman font Times New Roman sample TimesRomanSp
Trajan
Designer: Carol Twombly
Class: Old Style
TrajanSpec3a
Utopia
Designer: Robert Slimbach
Class: Didone
Utopia Specimen
Windsor
Designer: Eleisha Pechey
Class: Old style
Windsor fontsample

Additional serif typefacesEdit

See alsoEdit

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