Rossellini, Marcel (illus)
Beirut. Boulos F. Boulos. No date. / July 1965.
TWO brochures: English-language Tourist Map of Lebananon, 9 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches unfolding to color map 37 1/4 x 25 3/4 inches on sheet 38 1/2 x 26 3/4 inches, text and color Touristic Map of Beirut (19 3/4 x 25 3/4 inches) on verso. Toning to covers, soft general creasing; overall very good condition. French-language Liban: Terre d'Histoire et de Legendes, color illustrated with 8 x 3 1/2 inch color pictorial map, 8 x 4 1/2 inches. Light wear to cover extremities; very good condition. The large English-language map, dated 1965, depicts roads, cities, and major attractions of the country, with key resort areas marked by pictograms of a skier. The map of Beirut on verso is more stylized and highlights a polo track and important buildings; information about Lebanon's cities and history given below. The undated French brochure is a more romantic production, illustrated with dreamy watercolors by Marcel Rosellini, which showcases a few key spots including Beirut, Saida, and Nahr-el-Kelb. Item #56494