Travel in Italy 1933 illustrated Italian travel brochure cartoon pictorial mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Magazines, Early 20th Century Tourism, Travel Brochures, Italy, Fascist Italy, Books with Maps).
Travel in Italy: All Roads Lead to Rome.
Published 1933, Rome by the Italian State Tourist Department.
36 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. Contains 2 frameable cartoon pictorial maps, one of wines of Italy, the second "Gastronomic Italy".
Publisher's color lithographed poster art style paper wrappers brochure/ booklet/magazine (same art on both covers).
Booklet is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Brochure is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, remains overall clean and 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.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this scarce pre- WW II vintage travel item survives.
Book Measures c. 12 1/4" H x 9" W.