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Title: Le Voyage du Roi au Congo.
Description: Léopoldville ( Kinshasha ), Direction de l'Information du Gouvernement Général , 1955, small in-4°, 24 x 17 cm, (92) pp. Bound in publisher's blue imitation leather with gilt title on the front cover, original wrapper preserved. This is one of the 100 numbered copies of the ''luxe'' edition. Report, illustrated with photographies, of a voyage made by the young king Baudoin of Belgium in the belgian colony Congo. A delicious political incorrect publication. The king receives e.g. a large ivory tusk, a live leopard. He is constantly surrounded by white people wearing a topee and that while travelling a black country. Text of the publication in French. .


Price: EUR 100.00 = appr. US$ 108.68 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 52215