French trunk maker Goyard has released a book with publisher Devambez which illustrates the brandâ€™s heritage.
The Goyard Book features more than 200 pages featuring photographs and descriptions of all the greatest achievements by Goyard since starting in 1792.
As the New York Times reports, â€œThe book includes the history of the Goyard family â€” the achievements during the Paris Expo Universelle in 1900 and the creation of the noble facade of the Paris store. ”
But it is more generally about the art of travel and its blossoming in the 20th century from early trains to grand hotels.â€
The book comes in a specially designed Goyard trunk available to order in any of Goyardâ€™s standard colors.
the book and trunk retails for â‚¬6,000 (â‚¬5,000 if you order before 30thjune 2010), and sale is by appointment only.
Only 223 editions will be printed. For more information, visit the amazingly beautiful site at www.goyardbook.com.