New York: Bantam Books / Random House, 2010. Photos. First Edition, Second Printing. Blind-stamped cloth. Small 4to (9 1/4" x 6 3/8"), black boards, profusely illustrated in B&W and color images, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped), glossary, index, 198 pages +  About the Authors. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #2299
"A succinct, startling, and lavishly illustrated guide to discoveries that are altering our understanding and threatening some of our most cherished belief system, 'The Grand Design" is a book that will inform - and provoke - like no other"--dj flap.
Stephen Hawking CH CBE FRS FRSA (1942 – 2018) was an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author. He was the Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at the University of Cambridge between 1979 and 2009. He was especially well known for his works on cosmology and black holes.
Leonard Mlodinow, Hawking's collaborator, is a physicist, best-selling author, & screenwriter. Mlodinow is recognized for groundbreaking discoveries in physics and best-selling books that are written with great clarity.
Two extraordinary physicists explore with remarkable clarity and superb illustrations many unanswered questions about the Universe to include: The Mystery of Being ... & The Theory of Everything.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION: Tight, bright, clean with superb B&W and color illustrations. Copyright page number line ends with "2". No remainder marks.