La Trappe d’Igny retraite de J.-K. Huysmans
René Dumesnil
Paris: Editions Albert Morancé


This sumptuously illustrated book, which recounts the period of Huysmans retreat to the monastery at Igny, was produced in an edition of 526 copies. The woodcuts are by P.-A Bouroux. This copy is one of 450 printed on Vélin Lafuma and includes a dedication from Dumesnil to Jacques Meurgey de Tupigny, the author of Le sentiment héraldique dans l’oeuvre de J-K. Huysmans.