Not your usual driver's manual. Illustrator Albert Dubout's quirky French driver's manual Code de la Route et de la Circulation, Texte Officiel et Complet, from June 1, 1959. In French. An official guide to rules of the road with many humorous color illustrations by the well-known French cartoonist. Published by Maurice Gonon. White paper hardcover.
Includes original insert advertising other books by publisher Gonon.
This guide to learning the rules of the road in France during the 1950s has color cartoons by Dubout, who is known for his funny and sometimes naughty illustrations. His work is found on French movie posters, magazines, and classic books such as the works of Rabelais.
In excellent condition. Very little wear if any. Wrapped in cellophane. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Some dogears on insert. First flyleaf has been cut out (perhaps it was a French motor vehicles office form?)
Measures 9 1/8 H x 6 1/2 W x 3/4 D inches, and weighs 1 lb. 4 3/4 oz.