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CARSON, RachelSILENT SPRING
$4,375.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962
First Edition, This book on the effects of pesticides is a landmark in environmental writing inspiring the movement that led to the banning of DDT and raising awareness of the important connection between humans and their environment which hitherto had been generally taken for granted. This copy is INSCRIBED "To Eunice/with best wishes" and SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Signed copies of this important book, one of the most important of the century by many standards, are rather... (Signed; High Spot; Rachel Carson; Environmental Literature; Pesticides; Modern Firsts; Literature: American, Signed, Ecology, Science, Natural History, Modern First Editions)
Charles Agvent, ABAA
[United States]
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Free, Ann Cottrell; Illustrated By Sam SavittForever the Wild Mare
$20.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, 1963
Hard Cover. Used - Very Good Very Good binding Very Good Dustjacket. Signed. Signed and inscribed by author on ffep. No pencil or ink markings in text. Brown cloth binding. Very light edgwear to extremities. Small chip at bottom of dustjacket spine. Small closed tears at head of dustjacket spine; DJ protected with Mylar Cover. Very Good binding / Very Good Dustjacket.
Black Swan Books, Incorporated
[United States]
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Carson, RachelSilent Spring
$950.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1962
Third Printing. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very good in very good jacket. Non personalized brief INSCRIPTION with signature by the author on the half title page: "Best Wishes, Rachel Carson Oct, 1962". Additionally laid in is a folded 8 page tribute written by Ann Cottrell Free which was was issued by The Federation of Homemakers in July, 1965. Originally published by The Washington Post, this was written by the author to commemorate the one year anniversary of Rachel Carson's death....
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[United States]
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Carson, RachelSilent Spring
$4,375.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1962
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with light chipping to the spine head and minor edgewear. This book on the effects of pesticides is a landmark in environmental writing inspiring the movement that led to the banning of DDT and raising awareness of the important connection between humans and their environment which hitherto had been generally taken for granted. This copy is INSCRIBED "To Eunice/with best wishes" and SIGNED by the author on the...
Charles Agvent, ABAA
[United States]
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CARSON, Rachel (Introduction by Peter Matthiessen)Silent Spring
$300.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Folio Society, London, 2000
Used. Hardcover. First edition. This is a new edition of the classic work by Rachel Carson, published in 1962. Peter Matthiessen provides an interesting and insightful account of how Carson's work went from an extended article in The New Yorker to a best-selling and ground-breaking work. Fine in colored boards with no dust jacket as issued. With publisher's slipcase. Illustrations by Jonathan Hitchens. Signed by Matthiessen on a laid in bookplate.
Sawtooth Books, ABAA
[United States]
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Carson, RachelSilent Spring
$1,350.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston, 1962
Used - Very Good. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Inscribed by author on half-title, 'Best Wishes to friend and collegue Edward A Power - Rachel Carson'. Book-of-the-Month club. Green cloth boards have light rubbing to top and bottom of spine, light smudging to page edges, else Fine. Dust jacket has light wear and chipping to corners and spine ends with two small closed tears to top rear. Rear of dust jacket also has a some soiling and minor moisture wave to top third. ~Pelican Bay Books...
Pelican Bay Books
[United States]
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Carson, RachelSilent Spring
$1,595.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, New York, 1962
Used - Very Good. VG/VG Minus 1st Edition/1st Printing. Attached to front end page is handwritten SIGNED postcard (postmarked 1963) from author: "Dear Mr. Montemarano, I hope you will find much pleasure in your interesting hobby and I'm glad to send my autograph for your collection. Sincerely, Rachel Carson". Prev. owner's bookplate on inside cover. Tape residue on ffep. DJ price-clipped with edge wear and chips at spine ends. Also includes laid-in original 1982 NY Times article entitled... (THE SILENT SPRING ENVIRONMENTAL)
Daniel Montemarano
[United States]
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CARSON, Rachel (SIGNED).SILENT SPRING.
$2,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962., 1962
Used. First Edition, Signed by the author on the endpaper. 8vo, cloth, dust jacket. Very nice copy in lightly worn jacket. (LITERATURE ECOLOGY SIGNED)
Dailey Rare Books, ABAA
[United States]
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Rachel CarsonSilent Spring
$2,000.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1962
Used - Fine. This book, signed by the author, belonged to noted naturalist Dade Thornton. There are a few minor tears in the dust jacket. The price on the dust jacket has been clipped. The book is autographed with the authors name. Inventory 32-215
Shopdog Studios
[United States]
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Carson, Rachel; Peterson, Roger TorySilent Spring
$3,900.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1962
Used - Fine. (3d ptg.) Larger, thicker book, fine dark green cloth, gilt lettering fine on front, very fine on spine, black and light blue wavy line design with gray background inside covers and adjacent end papers, 368 lightly browned pages, some illustrations. Includes a pamphlet from the Rachel Carson Trust for the Living Environment, a newspaper photo of Carson, a typed letter signed by Roger Tory Peterson to Mrs. Louis A. Longo with envelope, and a typed note signed by Rachel Carson... (SIGNED TLS ECOLOGY)
Callaghan Books South
[United States]
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CARSON, RachelSILENT SPRING
$4,375.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1962
Used. This book on the effects of pesticides is a landmark in environmental writing inspiring the movement that led to the banning of DDT and raising awareness of the important connection between humans and their environment which hitherto had been generally taken for granted. This copy is INSCRIBED "To Eunice/with best wishes" and SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. Signed copies of this important book, one of the most important of the century by many standards, are rather scarce... (SIGNED; HIGH SPOT; RACHEL CARSON; ENVIRONMENTAL LITERATURE; PESTICIDES; MODERN FIRSTS; LITERATURE: AMERICAN)
Charles Agvent, est. 1987, ABAA, ILAB
[United States]
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Rachel CarsonSilent Spring
$5,450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962
Used - Fine. Silent Spring by Rachel Carson. Boston, Houghton Mifflin 1962, The Riverside Press, Cambridge. First edition and First printing stated on copyright page. Original dustjacket with very little wear. Book in FINE condition and dustjacket with very minor shallow chipping to corners. This copy is signed "With best wishes of Rachel Carson" on the half title page. This book is considered to have started the North American environmental movement. Since the author died of cancer only 2... (NATURE WRITING, ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENT, PESTICIDES BANNING)
E. B. Books
[Canada]
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CARSON, RachelSILENT SPRING
$3,500.00
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with light chipping to the spine head and minor edgewear. This book on the effects of pesticides is a landmark in environmental writing inspiring the movement that led to the banning of DDT and raising awareness of the important connection between humans and their environment which hitherto had been generally taken for granted. This copy is INSCRIBED "To Eunice/with best wishes" and SIGNED by...
Charles Agvent, ABAA
[United States]
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Rachel CarsonSilent Spring *** Signed & Inscribed By Rachel Carson In 1962**
$995.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin/Riverside Press, 1962
Used - Very Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, First edition, Third printing, 1962. Some edgewear to DJ and slight wear to edges of book. A very nice clean Signed copy by Rachel Carson . There is also an inscription that is not by Carson. *NOTE* Stock photo may not represent the actual book for sale.
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[United States]
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Rachel CarsonSilent Spring
$3,900.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0395075068
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1962
Collectible - Like New, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, Cloth; Fine; Signed by Author; (3d ptg.) Larger, thicker book, fine dark green cloth, gilt lettering fine on front, very fine on spine, black and light blue wavy line design with gray background inside covers and adjacent end papers, 368 lightly browned pages, some illustrations. Includes a pamphlet from the Rachel Carson Trust for the Living Environment, a newspaper photo of Carson, a typed letter signed by Roger Tory Peterson to...
Callaghan Books South
[United States]
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Carson, RachelSilent Spring
$950.00
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1962
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1962. Third Printing. Hardcover. Very good +/very good. Non personalized brief INSCRIPTION with signature by the author on the half title page: "Best Wishes, Rachel Carson Oct, 1962". Additionally laid in is a folded 8 page tribute written by Ann Cottrell Free which was was issued by The Federation of Homemakers in July, 1965. Originally published by The Washington Post, this was written by the author to commemorate the one year anniversary of Rachel Carson's death....
Books Again, Inc.
[United States]
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CARSON RACHELSILENT SPRING
$1,950.00
Publisher: BOSTON: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN, 1962
BOSTON: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN, 1962. THIRD PRINTING . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7 3/4 " - 9 3/4 " tall. LOIS AND LOUIS DARLING. light chipping and wear to edges of jacket , with author's neat plain ink signature on half-title page . CLEAN GIFT QUALITY COPY. Signed.
Old Erie Street Bookstore
[United States]
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Carson, Rachel; Peterson, Roger TorySilent Spring
$3,900.00
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, 1962
Houghton Mifflin, 1962. (3d ptg.) Larger, thicker book, fine dark green cloth, gilt lettering fine on front, very fine on spine, black and light blue wavy line design with gray background inside covers and adjacent end papers, 368 lightly browned pages, some illustrations. Includes a pamphlet from the Rachel Carson Trust for the Living Environment, a newspaper photo of Carson, a typed letter signed by Roger Tory Peterson to Mrs. Louis A. Longo with envelope, and a typed note signed by Rachel...
Callaghan Books South
[United States]
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CARSON, RachelSILENT SPRING
$4,375.00
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with light chipping to the spine head and minor edgewear. This book on the effects of pesticides is a landmark in environmental writing inspiring the movement that led to the banning of DDT and raising awareness of the important connection between humans and their environment which hitherto had been generally taken for granted. This copy is INSCRIBED "To Eunice/with best wishes" and SIGNED by...
Charles Agvent
[United States]
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