oldstyle figures & lining figures
oldstyle figures have varying heights and are similar to lowercase characters and are the default figures in calendas plus font. lining figures are numerals which share a common height and fit better with all-cap text.
standard ligatures, stylistic alternates & ornaments
a ligature is a single glyph created from the fusion of two or more letterforms. standard ligatures purpose is to make certain letter parts that tend to knock up against each other more attractive or less confused. novela offers several alternative characters that allows to give another appearance for the look of the selected characters and a tiny but beautiful set of typographic ornaments.
fractions, superiors and ordinals
novela includes features for numeric typography, including pre-designed fractions, numerators and denominators, superscript, scientific inferiors and ordinals.
when all-caps styling is applied, numerals and punctuation marks will be replaced with variants that align better with the capital letters.
novela includes true small caps. they are uppercase glyphs designed to blend with lower case text. small capitals features replaces lower case letters by small caps but leaves capitals unchanged. punctuation marks will be replaced with variants that align better with the small capitals.
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