Holy cow, I wrote a book!
Fontography is like wine.
The connoisseurs speak in a language that only superficially
Here's a list of words.
Which of them are terms used in fontography,
and which are just pretentious blather?
If you aren't familiar with font speak,
here's a sample I stole from
an old article on the evolution of the Internet explorer logo:
The Elements of Typographic Style
by Robert Bringhurst,
"this typeface is described as a heavy un-modulated line
and tiny aperture (which) evoke an image of uncultivated strength,
force and persistence."
Cheese or Font?