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Silent Spring by Rachel Carson illustrated by Lois and Louis Darling - First edition - 1962 - from Pontaccio (SKU: 426J)

Silent Spring

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Silent Spring

by Rachel Carson illustrated by Lois and Louis Darling

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About This Item

First Edition, Second Printing; stated.
358 pages with illustrative drawings.


Polution! often credited with having instigated the environmental movement in America!
This is an important research into the damaging effects of certain chemicals being poured or released into the natural environments of Earth.

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
Pontaccio US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
426J
Title
Silent Spring
Author
Rachel Carson illustrated by Lois and Louis Darling
Illustrator
Lois and Louis Darling
Format/binding
Green Cloth-Gilt Lettering, price-clipped jacket edge chipped with a dark stain inside the dustjacketPast ownership stamp of res
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good-
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company Boston, Riverside Press
Place of Publication
Cambridge
Date published
1962
Keywords
Ecology, Polution, chemicals destroying the Earth, poisoning the waterways
Bookseller catalogs
Medical and Science;
Size
octavo.

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