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Thursday, 25 August 2011

Le Petit Journal Supplement Illustre

Apologies for the dodgy French but here a a few equally dodgy photos of the front and back covers of Le Petit Journal. The lovely wife bought these for me today as a present, for which I am duly grateful. They didn't cost very much but it's the thought that counts.






I chose what I thought were the most evocative from an In the The Heart of Africa point of view, so I hope you like them. I've been given permission to have one or two framed for display at home (blimey!) so it's a bit of a result all round.

2 comments:

  1. Loving the image of the fallen tree bridging the chasm - very King Kong...... and the one enjoining us to "Honour the heroes of Colonial Expansionism"....how times have changed!

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  2. Idem as above, just love the column crossing the ravine!

    Makes want to run to the attic in an attempt to paint more colonials, well at least stare at them :p

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