Silent Spring

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962.

Price: $275.00

Hardcover. First edition. Bottom corner a little bumped and frayed, previous owner's named penned on the half title, else near fine in about very good dustwrapper with rubbing and small nicks at the spine ends. A classic of environmental literature, a long essay that appeared in *The New Yorker* and eventually resulted in the banning of the use of DDT. A modestly flawed but presentable copy.

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Silent Spring. Rachel CARSON.
Silent Spring

Rachel Carson
birth name: Rachel Carson
born: 5/27/1907
died: 4/14/1964

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Scientist whose writings, particularly her landmark book Silent Spring, are credited with launching the global environmentalist movement.more