27.5 x 21cm, pp.  + 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.
Carson’s Silent Spring was published in the UK by Hamish Hamilton the following month, on 14th February 1963. Edited by Armond Denis, Animals magazine eventually became BBC Wildlife. [ref: 1388]
Author [CARSON, Rachel]
Date 29 January 1963
Publisher Bristol: Purnell & Sons Ltd
Condition Very Good