Based on a late-17th century book titled Les Récréations françoises, ou recueil de contes à rire, Récréations is well suited to long-form text.

This revival of a Garamond-style typeface adds modern touches building on classical forms. Soft edges and curves lend a feeling of traditional lead type printing.

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