Albia Nova was the first of Greater Albion’s occasional forays into ‘Science Fiction’ inspired typefaces. There’s a distinct overtone of 1950s futuristic design about this typeface. The catalogue pages are accessible here.
We always take a pride in the flexibility of our typeface designs, as well as their essential character of legibility. We would generally see Bertoni as a display family, but we decided to try a little experiment, using the family to typeset a few pages of text from a novel. We were rather pleased with the results of this and decided to post a sampling of the results here….