Title Silent Spring
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Very Good Jacket
Edition First printing
Publisher Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1962
Seller ID 00003679
368 pp. Price of $5.00 on front flap of jacket. Carson's book on the effects of pollution is generally considered to be a seminal book in launching the environmental movement and was instrumental in bringing about the ban on use of the pesticide DDT in the United States. Near fine book in a Very Good dust jacket with light chipping and edge wear.