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Author: MUSÉE DU LIVRE BRUXELLES ( ÉDITEUR ) - EDMOND PICARD Title: Musée du Livre - Troisième Année Nr. 4 - 12e Fascicule - 1909 ( 3rd year ). Le Musée du Livre - Les Progrès de l'Art de l'Edition en Belgique. ( conférence par Edmond Picard ).
Description: 0. Bruxelles, Musée du Livre, 1909 , in-4°, 28,5 x 21,5 cm, pp (142 - 154) . Leaves bound together with a silk tie, no wrapper ( as issued). Slightly soiled. This is the 12th issue ( fascicule in French) of the prestigeous Brussels' periodical devoted to the art of the book. It covers the whole subject : typography, lettering , binding, illustration...Its pre-war publications (before 1914) are rightly famous for the beautiful typographical execution. The project , animated by Henri Liebrecht, could rely on the aid of the main Brussels printing houses, paper and ink suppliers. ( e.g. Imprimerie Goossens, établ. Malvaux ...). They published between 4 and 6 issues per year ( fascicules ), some of these issues were accompanied by plates ( not on offer here ). .
Price: EUR 30.00 = appr. US$ 32.61 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 49932