A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes.

HAWKING, Stephen W.

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Place Published: New York
Publisher: Bantam
Date Published: 1988

Description: With an Introduction by Carl Sagan. Illustrations. 198 pages. Slim 8vo, black cloth-backed boards, d.w. (1 inch closed tear at rear flap with no paper loss). New York: Bantam Books, (1988). First American Edition. Three preliminary pages are dog-eared, (now flattened), otherwise a fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.

Comments: Very scarce copy of the first issue, which, because of many misprints, including missing dedication and table of contents leaves, was recalled from booksellers, and destroyed. This is a near fine copy in a silver dust wrapper (later changed to blue).

Edition: First
Jacket: Y
Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 255064


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