Details
Stephen Hawking (1942-2018).

A Brief History of Time. From the Big Bang to Black Holes. New York: Bantam Books, 1988.

First American edition with authorial thumbprint of Hawking's bestselling science classic. A fine copy, 'signed' with an authorial thumbprint on front free endpaper. Provenance: the estate of the late Professor Stephen Hawking.

Octavo (230 x 153mm). Text-illustrations. Publisher's black quarter cloth, blue pictorial dustjacket.




Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.
Brought to you by

Lot Essay


Zero Rated Lot
No VAT is payable on the hammer price or buyer's premium for this lot.

Related Articles

More from
On the Shoulders of Giants: Newton, Darwin, Einstein, Hawking
Place your bid Condition report

A Christie's specialist may contact you to discuss this lot or to notify you if the condition changes prior to the sale.

I confirm that I have read this Important Notice regarding Condition Reports and agree to its terms. View Condition Report