Agfa Monotype Corp.
has released the entire collections from Bergsland Design, ShinnType and JY&A Fonts, adding over 300 fonts and font packages to
Fonts.com, a site for previewing, buying, and downloading fonts.
Writer-designer David Bergsland’s collection of typefaces includes the Avenue family, which is available in several variations: serif, humanist sans serif, and old style. Bergsland’s 18 typeface families are available for Mac and Windows platforms in PostScript and TrueType formats. Prices for individual Bergsland fonts begin at US$32 with volumes of four or more fonts starting at $98.
ShinnType — the foundry of Nick Shinn, a Toronto-based art director and type designer — has released 21 families, including Beaufort, which Shinn describes as “a kind of grotesque with small serifs and a no-nonsense, orthodox appearance.” The Beaufort family also contains condensed and extended variations. ShinnType fonts are available in Mac PostScript, Windows PostScript and Windows TrueType formats. Prices for individual ShinnType fonts begin at $39 with volumes of two or more fonts starting at $59.
JY&A Fonts features 29 typefaces, including the Integrity family, which offer condensed letterforms, high x-height and varying stroke thickness. JY&A fonts are available for Mac and Windows platforms in PostScript and TrueType formats. Prices for single fonts begin at $19 with volumes of two or more fonts starting at $65.