By: MELLANBY, KENNETH: (50)
Collins. London. 1967 1st edition.:
Seller ID: 83653
Tall 8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good near fine dustwrapper (dw; Beautifully bright. Price clipped). Small name inscription on front endpaper. A clean and tight copy. 221pp. Prof. ills. with 14 b/w and colour photographs. A pleasing book, showing late 1960s views on pollution within the UK particularly. At that time traditionalist industries were still operating widely, and DDT was in common use, so this may be of historic interest now. Discussion on the uses and abuses of chemicals and other harmful substances in the enviro... View More...