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Cuba / [Title Page] Cuba: After The Hardships Of Long Days Of Navigation Across The Sea, Never Before Furrowed By European Keel, What A Reward, Cuba! Hose Enrapturing Beauty Made Columbus Exclaim The Immortal Words: "The Loveliest Land That Human Eyes Have Ever Seen" Cuban Tourist Commission

Cuba / [Title Page] Cuba: After The Hardships Of Long Days Of Navigation Across The Sea, Never Before Furrowed By European Keel, What A Reward, Cuba! Hose Enrapturing Beauty Made Columbus Exclaim The Immortal Words: "The Loveliest Land That Human Eyes Have Ever Seen"

Cuban Tourist Commission

Publication: Cuban Tourist Commission, nd ca 1932, Havana, ca 1932

First edition. 9" x 8" in bright, colorful wrap-around pictorial wrappers, with cover art by Conrado W. Massaguer. [36 pp]. Printed & illustrated throughout in green, black and white. Illustrations. A scarce travel brochure touting the joys of visiting Cuba. Information offered on the historic cathedral square, the lush countryside, the offerings of sugar, coffee, and tobacco, as well as information on Cuba's beaches, hunting, sport fishing, night life, and The Rumba. Massaguer was an influential Cuban artist whose modernist look dominated magazines, catalogues, and ads across Latin America, and also was a founding member of the Grupo Minorista. Photographic illustrations throughout; graphic text illustrations in green & white. 2-hole punch at gutter margin as issued along with minimal wear to the extremities. Very good plus copy.

Inventory Number: 45825

$435.00