I would like to know if anyone knows how to write Gelassenheit in fraktur letters. I’m wondering about the double s, because, as I read in the internet, it should be a ligatur made of long s. I’m also having a problem finding this ligatur. Can someone help me, please?
First of all, the historical spelling is Gelaſſenheit, but I guess you figured that out already.
Many fraktur fonts have an ſſ ligature, but it was in no way “obligatory” as, e. g., the ch, ck, and tz ligatures, which basically all blackletter fonts had (and which received special typographical treatment together with the ſt ligature). The ſſ ligature can thus be omitted by the type designer, if ſſ looks fine without it¹ – much like the fi ligature in antiqua scripts, which may be omitted, if the ascender of the f and the dot of the i do not collide (and no other ugly thing happens). So, if the font of your choice has no ſſ ligature and your word looks fine, there is no need to worry about anything.
That being said, if your font has an ſſ ligature, it may be implemented in several ways:
¹ e.g., in the Unifraktur Maguntia, which I worked on.