A Brief History of Time.
From the Big Bang to Black Holes. Introduction by Carl Sagan. Illustrations by Ron Miller.London, Bantam Press, 1988 Stock Code: 137407
NotesFirst UK edition, first impression, published simultaneously with the US edition on 1 April 1988. One of the most important scientific works of the second half of the 20th century and a masterpiece of scientific popularization, A Brief History of Time details for a lay readership the origin and eventual fate of the universe.
Loosely inserted is a press cutting of a review for this work.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With the dust jacket.
Illustrations and diagrams throughout.
Spine ends a little rubbed, top and fore edge a little foxed, as usual; else a near-fine, unmarked copy, in the near-fine jacket, light foxing to verso, not price-clipped.
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