Mustapha Fersi – The Sun in the East – 1983


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Pyongyang, Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1983
Bound in blue faux-leather covered boards (without dust jacket as issued) with gilded titles and illustrations, 19 x 13 cm, 226 pages, English, illustrations in color.


A good example of a certain kind of propaganda, printed and published inside North Korea in the early 80s, when Comrade Kim II Sung was still  the leader of North Korea. With ca. fifteen color plates depicting life in North Korea. The text itself is pretty dry.

Editor’s Note

Mustapha Fersi, Vice-President of the Writers Union of Tunisia, published this book The Sun in the East in French , on the occasions of the 70th birthday of the great leader Comrade Kim II Sung.
The editorial department publishes its English version

July 1983

One corner bumped, else a fine copy.