A last missing link for interoperable representation

James Kass via Unicode unicode at unicode.org
Wed Jan 16 02:57:15 CST 2019

Julian Bradfield wrote,

 > Oh, and what about dropped initials? They have been used in both
 > manuscripts and typography for many centuries - surely we must encode
 > them?

Naa-aah, we just hack the full width presentation forms for that.

Drop Caps in Plain Text

(Whether they actually drop depends on the font, though.)

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