Silent Spring by Rachel Carson (1962) hardcover book

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Rachel Carson - Silent Spring

New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1962. Book club edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth binding with gold lettering. 368pp., including the index. Decorated endpapers. Illustrations by Lois and Louis Darling. Yellow top-stain. Fair condition. Former owner's embossing mark on flyleaf; no other markings inside. Minor wear to edges of covers and textblock. Dust jacket looks like it might have been sprayed with some DDT itself, with some attendant undulation, dulling (nothing serious).

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