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Old 01-16-2013, 04:16 PM   #1
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List of ligatures

I am looking for a list of typographic ligatures. Thanks.

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Old 01-16-2013, 04:22 PM   #2
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For clarinet? Saxophone?
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Old 01-16-2013, 04:28 PM   #3
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For clarinet? Saxophone?
The typographic kind.
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Old 01-16-2013, 04:33 PM   #4
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Seriously Jon? Have you tried Google? Whole lot of references to ligatures and I'm sure one of them is at least as authoritative, if not more, than what you would get here. The first hit (wikipedia) looks pretty comprehensive.
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That was my first thought too!
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Old 01-16-2013, 04:41 PM   #6
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Old 01-16-2013, 04:51 PM   #7
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:15 PM   #8
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So NOT for a clarinet or saxophone, then ... just to be clear.
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:22 PM   #9
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I am looking for a list of typographic ligatures. Thanks.
There is no compete list. The font designer can design a ligature for any two (or more) characters if they wish.

It sounds like calibre is trying to do the right thing by including all ligatures in a font that contain letters in the output file. But it's just not working right yet.
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Old 01-16-2013, 05:58 PM   #10
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So NOT for a clarinet or saxophone, then ... just to be clear.
I was thinking medical - silk, gut, wire, etc
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I initially wondered who he might want to strangle
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That was my 1st thought as well. That it had something to do with writing a murder mystery or something.
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