Les Maisons du Gene
Paris: Arthaud, 1967
Large French coffee-table book (Homes of the Great), by the author of ENCHANTED VISIONS. Homes of historical figures photographed beautifully. 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th century interiors, gardens and facades. Gabriele D'Annunzio, Madame de Stael, Montesquieu, George Sand, Hans Christian Andersen, Balzac, Bach, Chopin, Goethe, Lamartine, Rubens, Tolstoy, Rousseau, Baudelaire, and many more. 365 pages, photographs throughout. Hardcover in very good condition, with somewhat chipped and worn dust jacket.