4to., (11 5/8 x 8 ½ inches). Half-title. Profusely illustrated throughout with reproductions of maps and plates, some folding (occasional light toning). Original publisher’s printed paper wrappers as issued (edges a bit browned).
Reprint edition, first published in 1956. The 13th issue of the celebrated cartography journal founded by Leo Bagrow. A very nice copy, tight binding and very clean interior. Complete. Included in this issue are: “Cabot Explorations in North America” by D. O. True; “A Discovery of Yucatan prior to 1503” by E. Roukema; “The Origin of the Sea Chart” by H. Winter; The Seventeenth Century Maps of China” by B. Szczesniak. Founded in 1935, Imago Mundi is the only English-language scholarly periodical whose content exclusively deals with the history of cartography and early maps.