Saida [cover title

LEBANON TOURISM. Saida [cover title.

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LEBANON TOURISM. Saida [cover title. [Beirut], Commissariat Général Tourisme … et Hivernage, [rubber stamp on front cover], c. 1949.

8bop Original illustrated card wrappers; pp. 8, illustrations in the text after photographs, large fold-out colour-printed map at rear, wrappers minimally dusted, otherwise very well preserved.
Sidon, known locally as Sayda or Saida, Phoenician Sidun, is Lebanon's third largest city, however it was the largest under the Phoenicians in the second millenium BC. - A rare and beautiful survival from the early years of the Lebanese Republic.