Peabody Museum Archaeology Ethnology 1868 First Annual Report rare bookletBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(United States, Americana, New England, Massachusetts, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem).
First Annual Report of the Trustees of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology. Presented to the President and Fellows of Harvard College, Feb. 15, 1868.
Published 1868, Cambridge, Massachusetts by John Wilson and Son.
28 pages, plus loose single sheet letter addendum from G. Peabody. Text in English.
Fragile binding- cover detached and well edge chipped (couple small archival tape repairs on reverse), old hand written call numbers.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina, soft old crease down center, old ex-libris book plate to base of front cover.
Item still displays a pleasing and unique age patina, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive given the rarity.
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Book Measures c. 9" H x 5 3/4" W.