1937. Item #79251
PEABODY, George Augustus, ed. John Charles PHILLIPS. SOUTH AMERICAN JOURNALS 1858 - 1859. Salem, MA: Peabody Museum, 1937. No. 108 of 481 copies. xvi + 209 pp. Small 4to., half cloth (black) with green marbled paper covered boards and black paper covered slipcase. Minor shelfwear to boards, interior tight, occasional light soil to page edges. TEG. Slipcase slightly chipped at edges and corners; paper label bright. Illustrated in b/w with folding map frontispiece and four plates. Natural history, archaeology as recorded by Peabody, with William Gurdon Saltonstall's account of the journey undertaken in the hermaphrodite iron brig "Nankin."