ParaType
ParaType
ParaType was established as a font department of ParaGraph International in 1989 in Moscow, Russia. At that time in the Soviet Union all typeface development was concentrated in one rather small group which belonged to a state research institute, Polygraphmash. It had the most complete and in fact the only one collection of Cyrillic typefaces. The collection included revivals of Cyrillic typefaces developed by Berthold and Lehmann type foundries established at the end of 19th century in St. Petersburg and artworks of Vadim Lazurski, Galina Bannikova, Nikolay Kudryashov and other masters of type and graphic design of Soviet time. ParaType became the first privately-owned type foundry in many years. A license agreement with Polygraphmash allows ParaType to manufacture and distribute their typefaces. Most of Polygraphmash staff designers soon moved to ParaType. In the beginning of 1998 ParaType was separated from the parent company and established two companies: ParaType Inc. in California and ParaType, Ltd. in Russia that inherited typefaces and font software from ParaGraph. Both companies are directed by Emil Yakupov, former head of the font department of ParaGraph. ParaType apply a multilingual approach to type design. Most of the fonts of the last years were developed from the very beginning for wide varieties of alphabets. ParaType's standard character set covers Western
ParaType has 201 Fonts Available for Desktop & WebFont Licensing
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Ripe Apricot
Ripe Apricot
Lustre
Lustre
Orbi Sans
Orbi Sans
Standard Poster
Standard Poster
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
Pragmatica Slabserif
Pragmatica Slabserif
Ad Lib Normal
Ad Lib Normal
Nat Pictures One
Nat Pictures One
Quant Antiqua
Quant Antiqua
Astrosym
Astrosym
Numerals
Numerals
Schoolbook
Schoolbook
Bernhard
Bernhard
Dom Casual
Dom Casual
Mas d`Azil Symbol
Mas d Azil Symbol
Susan Sans
Susan Sans
Bogdan Rejestrowy
Bogdan Rejestrowy
English 157
English 157
Joker
Joker
Motiv
Motiv
Unovis
Unovis
Aldine
Aldine
Caslon Bold
Caslon Bold
Flox Rounded Bold
Flox Rounded Bold
Ladoga
Ladoga
Revival 565
Revival 565
Gvardia
Gvardia
Orbi
Orbi
Elina Decor
Elina Decor
Humanist 531
Humanist 531
Academy
Academy
Bowman
Bowman
Nat Grotesk
Nat Grotesk
Quadrat Grotesk New
Quadrat Grotesk New
Astera
Astera
Freehand 471
Freehand 471
Leksa  Sans
Leksa  Sans
Rossika
Rossika
Bodoni
Bodoni
Mono Condensed
Mono Condensed
PT Earthquake
PT Earthquake
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