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Carson, Rachel (1907-1964) Silent Spring , First Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Carson, Rachel (1907-1964) Silent Spring, First Edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1962. Stated first printing, octavo, bound in publisher's green cloth (one corner bumped), in publisher's dust jacket, generally good, 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Biology, Counterculture of the 1960s, Dust jacket, Early American editions of The Hobbit, Natural environment, Octavo, Pesticides, Printing, Publishing, Rachel Carson, Silent Spring

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