Reichl, Ernest

Reichl, Ernest

(1900–81) book designer; born in Leipzig, Germany. Emigrating in 1926, he became one of the greatest American book designers and established a press to issue his Roman Press and other fine editions, known for their originality and freshness of design.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.