Page’s extra condensed wood type in the “French Antique” genre. First shown in James Conner’s Sons Typographic Messenger, Vol. 4, No. 4 (July, 1869). [RRK]
Digital revivals include AI Wood French XX Condensed (Alphabets, Inc., 1993), MPI French Antique (mpressInteractive, 2013, used for sample), and French Antique ExtraCondensed (Wooden Type Fonts, Jordan Davies, 2006, incl. a lowercase and some shapes with different contrast (‘A’)). See also Cattle Drive JNL.
French Antique (Page) in use
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