New York: Pantheon Books, 2018. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Small 8vo (7 7/8" x 5 1/2"), yellow quarter cloth with silver lettering on spine over black boards, photographic dust jacket (unclipped) of stary night sky has been protected with archival quality clear plastic film, 226 pages +  About the Author +  About the Type. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #3994
Alan Lightman (b.1948) is an American physicist, writer, and social entrepreneur. He has served on the faculties of Harvard and MIT. He is widely known as the author of the international bestseller Einstein's Dreams. His novel The Diagnosis was a finalist for the National Book Award. SEARCHING FOR STARS ON AN ISLAND IN MAINE is a lyrical meditation on the relationships between religion and science.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION: as new in a bright clean dust jacket (very slight rubbing to the head and foot of the dj's spine). No remainder markings.