Maurice Girodias

Standard Name: Girodias, Maurice

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Textual Production Edith Templeton
Gordon first appeared in London in the New English Library, which had just contracted to take books from the once-banned Olympia Press of Maurice Girodias . It appeared in the same year in the...

Timeline

1939
Jack Kahane , owner of the Obelisk Press in Paris, died: he left his son Maurice the press, which had been founded in 1931 to combat British prudery.
1953
Maurice Girodias established Olympia Press and Ophelia Press .