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SILENT SPRING

by CARSON, Rachel

Edition: First Edition

Book condition: Near Fine in a Very Good or better dustwrapper with light chipping to the spine head and minor edgewear

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Very Good or better dustwrapper with light chipping...
  • SILENT SPRING by CARSON, Rachel
  • Bookseller: Charles Agvent US (US)
  • Title: SILENT SPRING
  • Author: CARSON, Rachel
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Near Fine in a Very Good or better dustwrapper with light chipping to the spine head and minor edgewear
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1962
  • Keywords: Signed; High Spot; Rachel Carson; Environmental Literature; Pesticides; Modern Firsts; Literature: American
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Silent Spring

Carson, Rachel

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