Nadege Forestier and Nazanine Ravai.
Bloomsbury. London. 1992. English language edition. First published in French in 1990. Hardbac; green boards, dust jacket. 203 pages. 8 hors-texte plates of b&w illustrations. English. 240 x 160mm. 0.45kg. 0747512027. Very good, in very good dust jacket; slight shelf wear, light crease to rear flap; abrasion to front endpaper.
An early biography of the controversial businessman Bernard Arnault. Arnault is the third richest man in the world and chairman and CEO of the world's biggest luxury goods conglomerate LVMH. Brands such as Dior, Givenchy, Moet and Chandon, Lacroix, Loewe and Marc Jacobs all sit under the LVMH umbrella. Arnault is a controversial figure and the authors, journalists at Le Figaro, describe in detail his battle with previous Louis Vuitton owner Henry Racamier. Scarce in English.
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