The Elements of Typographic Style font here refers to the font used on the cover artwork of The Elements of Typographic style, which is a book written by Robert Bringhurst and published in 2012, discussing the five and a half centuries of type, alphabets and design.
The font used for the book title is probably Arno designed by Robert Slimbach, with “The Elements” in Arno Display and “of Typograohic Style” in Arno Display Italic (the letter “y” and “l” in swash alternates). For the author name, it is probably set in Poetica, another typeface from Robert Slimbach.
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We are currently unable to find a free alternative or a font similar to the commercial font identified above, and you will need to follow the relevant links above and purchase the font.