Colophon - Maison de l'Imprimeur, Grignan

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A playground for bookworms, Colophon - Maison de l'Imprimeur houses rare collections of works by Dutch, Flemish, and French literary masters, as well as lesser-known authors. The museum calls to mind libraries of France's defining scholars--and, best of all, it's free. Don't miss the bookshop, where you'll find rare prints for sale. Colophon - Maison de l'Imprimeur is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Grignan Edition.
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  • We loved this little place with its excellent bookstore and quirky displays. We were there on a day when kids were trying their hand at various printing methods, with the help of a lovely older gentle...  more »
  • but Were Afraid to Ask, you can discover and ask for it in this very well arranged museum. An old rotary press, several original letterpress printing machines, a paper cutter built by Massicot himself...  more »
  • We visited the museum and met a real old fashion typographer. Although very young, he explained many interesting facts about his profession and how it's becoming rare to find such professionals nowada...  more »