New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1962. Hardcover. Very Good / Good. Item #84668
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1962. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Lois and Louis Darling (illustrator). 1st Edition. Copyright date is 1962, first edition, first printing. Illustrated by Lois and Louis Darling. Original green cloth, dust jacket. First Edition. Carson's influential and important expose on environmental issues, specifically the detrimental effects of DDT and other pesticides, particularly on birds. Gift inscription on half title page. Small chips and tears to jacket at spine and edges, light rubbing; very good in good jacket.