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Silent Spring

by Carson, Rachel

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About This Item

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. , 1962 First edition. 8vo. 368 pages. Dark green cloth stamped in gilt. Sharp and tight. Top page edges stained yellow. Some faint evidence of former attachments on endpages. no jacket. near Fine condition..

Synopsis

Silent Spring is a book written by Rachel Carson and published by Houghton Mifflin in September 1962. The book is widely credited with helping launch the environmental movement. When Silent Spring was published, Rachel Carson was already a well-known writer on natural history, but had not previously been a social critic.

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Bookseller
Cultural Connection US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
019192
Title
Silent Spring
Author
Carson, Rachel
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Co.
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1962
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About Cultural Connection

Home to collectible and scarce or rare hard to find books and quality collectible fine art including wood sculpture, limited edition cast marble sculpture, paintings and wood block prints. Our book inventory has a large number of first editions, books autographed by the author, maps, limited editions and books with engravings. We have many scarce and collectible books. Our book specialties are art, archaeology, history, natural history, and fiction. Our art collection includes African tribal art, American, antiques, Asian, Eskimo, European, Far Eastern, Indian, Mid Eastern, 17th, 18th and 19th century, 20th century, contemporary, and Precolumbian art.

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edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
First Edition
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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
jacket
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