Long description for italic forms
This image illustrates different types and their italic or slanted
It shows 8 lines of text: sans-serif, sans-serif-oblique,
sans-serif-bold, sans-serif-bold-oblique, serif-bold,
serif-bold-italic, serif, serif-italic. We see that italic glyphs are
not just slanted with respect to the roman counterparts, but differ
in shape as well.
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