Paris, France: Jour Azur, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Square octavo (8vo). Near fine condition. Item #019835
68 un-numbered pages of text. Hardcover binding with minimal shelfwear. No dustjacket, as issued. This is the English language version. Almost every page is illustrated with historic photographs or illustrations of the day, about half of which are in color. The text is clean and unmarked. First published in an edition of 1000 copies for Pierre Cardin, for the inauguration of the exhibition of "La Belle Epoque" organized by Mrs. Diana Vreeland, and for the "Soiree Maxim's" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, December 6, 1982. This copy is un-numbered but was sold at MMA as evidenced by the original price sticker which is affixed to the inside front cover.