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La Guilde du Livre: Les Albums Photographiques 1941-1977

Edited by Anatole Desachy

Text by Éric Desachy, Guy Mandery (Text)

Design by Philippe Bretelle

Editions Les Yeux Ouverts, 2012

First edition


177 pp., illustrated throughout

245 x 290 mm

ISBN 9782954064000

Item #2017

1.250 2017 EUR 39.00 Add to Cart

This book tells the history of La Guilde du Livre, a pioneer publishing venture founded by Albert Mermoud in Lausanne, 1936. Robert Doisneau, Izis, Jacques Prevert, Colette, Blaise Cendras, Paul Strand and many others were published by La Guilde. The book contains 600 reproductions illustrating 84 photo books published by La Guilde du Livre between 1941 and 1977, with bibliographical texts and historical comments by Eric Desachy and Guy Mandery. Edited by Anatole Desachy.

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