Font vs. Typeface

Subject: Font vs. Typeface
From: Craig Lashley <clashley -at- mail -dot- usf -dot- edu>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2015 15:30:40 -0400

Can someone please explain the difference between font and typeface? I am
also curious about handwriting. When a person writes in manuscript or
cursive is that considered a font or typeface or some sort of style?


Craig Lashley
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