New on CTAN: librecaslon

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Fri Jun 28 17:56:53 CEST 2013

the daemon reports:

> Name of contribution: librecaslon
> Author's name: Bob Tennent
> Author's email: rdt at
> Package version: 1.0 (2013-06-25)
> Location on CTAN: fonts/librecaslon/
> Summary description: Libre Caslon fonts, with LaTeX support
> License type: ofl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> The Libre Caslon fonts are designed by Pablo Impallari.  Although they
> have been designed for use as web fonts, they work well as
> conventional text fonts. A bold italic variant is not yet available.
> As a stopgap, an artificially slanted bold variant has been created
> and treated as an italic.
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> Announcement required: Yes

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

(a bundle of the font is already available for use with tex live 2013.)

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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