Long description for italic forms

This image illustrates different types and their italic or slanted version.

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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