Beneath the dominant signifier of identity, a surprising dimension of Bodoni is revealed—its core architecture, stripped of the famous high contrast cloak. Further subverting typographic norms, a monoline of even width (in all but the heaviest weights) here describes capitals, lower case, small caps and serifs. And yet a certain quaintness is evident; Bodoni Egyptian is, after all, both deconstruction and historical fiction.

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