NORTH KOREA. Set of 19 Photogravure Postcards printed in Sepia. [~i~Pyongyang, c. 1957].
Housed in the illustrated wrap-around with text in Korean; the fronts of the cards with captions; front cover inscribed de la Ambasadaons in Korean, the versos in Russian and English, printed in blue; wrap-around a little rubbed, otherwise very good; provenance: front cover inscribed in in de la Amabasada R. P. P. Collean~i~ and dated 1957, in ink.
Rose-tinted views of North Korea after the war that had ended in 1953, with reconstruction fully under way. We were not able to establish whether the set is complete due to its rarity.