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Quair Books

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‘Silent Spring: Part 1’ in Animals Magazine, vol. 1: no. 4.


27.5 x 21cm, pp. [32] + numerous b/w and colour illustrations; Carson’s extract: pp. 10-13. Illustrated wrappers, stapled. Light edgewear and creasing. Light staining to back wrapper and inner margins, else, clean. A very good copy of an early serialisation of Carson’s explosive exposé of the American pesticide industry.