A HISTORY OF THE ERAGNY PRESS 1894-1914. Eragny Press, Marcella D. Genz.

A HISTORY OF THE ERAGNY PRESS 1894-1914.

Pp. 240, frontispiece and numerous text illustrations, bibliography, index; demy 4to; dust wrapper; Oak Knoll Press/The British Library, New Castle & London, 2004. First edition. *'In creative vision, original style, and meticulous production skills, no other private press of the Arts and Crafts period surpassed the art of an Eragny Press book. Combining the principles of Arts and Crafts book design and impressionist sensation, Lucien Pissarro, with his wife, Esther, created the most original books of the Private Press movement and also can be credited with provoking an interest in France in the livre d'artiste'.[wrapper blurb]. Includes a detailed bibliography of Eragny Press publications. Item #078912

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