Art Nouveau and Art Deco Book Binding
Alastair Duncan and Georges de Bartha
Art Nouveau and Art Deco Bookbinding: French Masterpieces 1880-1940
New York; Abrams, 1989.
A stunning selection from among the masterpieces of French modernist book covers.
Encompassing the sinuous, organic forms of Art Nouveau and the hard-edged designs of Art Deco, this was an unsurpassed golden age of book design.
200 pages, featuring close-up studies of many masterful designs.