Italy Italia Imago Mundi 1994 scholarly reference set 2 vols illustrated cartographyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Italy, Italian Cartographic History, World Maps, Ancient maps, cartographic Reference Books].
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Imago Mundi et Italiae: La Versione del Mondo e La Scoperta Dell'Italia Nella Cartografia Antica, by Luciano Lago.
Published 1994, Trieste by Edizioni La Mongolfiera.
2 Volumes, 156, 572 pages. Text in Italian. Hundreds of color and black and white plates throughout.
Scholarly exhibition catalogue.
Uncommon monumental cartographic reference work dedicated to the mapping of Italy. Soft cover shows some signs of use, come creasing. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents bright and clean. Oblong format. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Books measure: 8 1/2" H X 11 3/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2 1/2".