Hawking, Stephen, 1942-2018 (mathematician and theoretical physicist)
Stephen William Hawking (1942- ), Lucasian Professor of Mathematics in the University of Cambridge 1979-2009, published 'A brief history of time: from the big bang to black holes', 1988.
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Contains information relating to College income and expenditure, including external grants, student expenditure, income from investments, St Edwards Trust funds, and heating costs.
Typescript copies 'of different versions from my first draft to the version I submitted for publication' (from an explanatory letter, present) of 'A Brief History of Time'.
Stephen W. Hawking: first edition and printing of A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes
This is the first edition/first printing of the US edition published by Bantam, New York. The volume is flagged using post-it notes and has corrections in red pen, indicating it was an editorial copy. This First Issue was suppressed - most copies withdrawn and destroyed due to errors, including factual errors. No contents page and no dedication (as issued.)
Accounting ledgers that detail College income and expenditure in respect of students and also other College members.