Folio Society The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams SEALED
Folio Society The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams SEALED
Folio Society The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams SEALED
Folio Society The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams SEALED

Folio Society The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams SEALED

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Folio Society

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Douglas Adams

Illustrated by Jonathan Burton

Introduced by Terry Jones

The earth is about to be demolished by the Vogons to make way for a new hyperspatial express route. Luckily for Arthur Dent, his friend Ford Prefect turns out to be an alien from Betelgeuse and ‘a roving researcher for that wholly remarkable book The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’. Seconds before the planet is vaporised, Arthur and Ford escape by hitching a lift on the flagship of Prostetnic Vogon Jeltz ...

Douglas Adams brilliantly combines science fiction with the finest tradition of English humour. In this, the first of his ‘trilogy of five’, he introduces Earthbound readers to Zaphod Beeblebrox, Marvin the Paranoid Android, Pan Galactic Gargle Blasters, the Babel fish and the stolen Heart of Gold starship. Ford knows how to see the Marvels of the Universe for less than 30 Altairian dollars a day, and is overjoyed to be back on the road. Arthur takes a different view. Cut adrift in a strange universe, his planet a smoking ruin, he frequently has to be reminded of the friendly advice inscribed on the cover of his new guidebook: DON’T PANIC.


PRODUCTION DETAILS
Bound in blocked glittered cloth
Set in Sabon
192 pages
Frontispiece and 7 colour illustrations
Plain slipcase
9˝ × 5¾˝

Factory Sealed - Shrink Wrapped