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I would like to know if the British Baskerville typeface is available in TeXLive2010 (i.e. freely). If yes, which package to load?

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TL2011 is available since a few days ago. –  Herbert Jul 22 '11 at 6:11
    
Good to hear. I will stick to TL2010 for some more time though. –  yCalleecharan Jul 22 '11 at 6:42

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up vote 11 down vote accepted

try:

\documentclass{scrartcl}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
\usepackage{baskervald}% part of TeXLive/MiKTeX
\begin{document}

Some text in baskerville
\itshape
Some text in baskerville

\end{document}

read http://mirror.ctan.org/help/Catalogue/entries/baskervaldadf.html for more informations.

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Thanks. I have compiled the code with pdfTeX and it works. Anything special about the class scrartcl? I read it is a KOMA–Script class article. I can run the above code with the default article class also. 1vote up. –  yCalleecharan Jul 22 '11 at 6:20
    
@yCalleecharan: The KOMA classes have a lot extensions which the default standard classes lack –  Herbert Apr 12 '13 at 6:03

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