Winter Sports in Italy 1937 Art Deco illustrated tourism guide OSS WWII StampBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Magazines, 20th Century Periodicals, Travel & Tourism, Italy, WWII, Winter Sports, Skiing).
Winter Sports in Italy.
Published 1937, Milan by Pizzi & Pizio.
40 [42 pages]. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with b&w photos.
Great Art Deco color lithographed covers worthy of display as small poster art.
Illustrated paper wrappers. Cover library stamp from the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), the WWII era intelligence agency predecessor of the CIA.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, light signs of handling, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 1/4" H x 7 1/2" W.