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Adams, Douglas 1952-2001

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The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Book )

259 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 9,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Earth is demolished to make way for a new hyperspatial expressway, Arthur Dent begins to hitchhike through space
The restaurant at the end of the universe by Douglas Adams( Book )

149 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 4,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing annihilation at the hands of the warlike Vogons, Arthur Dent hurtles through space powered by pure improbability and is desperately in search of a place to eat. Among Arthur's shipmates are Ford Prefect, a long-time friend and contributor to the The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy; Zaphod Beeblebrox, the three-armed, two-headed ex-president of the galaxy; Tricia McMilan, a fellow Earth refuge who's gone native (her new name is Trillian); and Marvin, who suffers nothing and no one gladly. This is the sequel to The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Life, the universe, and everything by Douglas Adams( Book )

96 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second of the galactic adventures of Arthur Dent, he is transported from a prehistoric Earth to a cricket match at Lords' Cricket Ground, two days before the Earth is to be demolished by the Vogens
So long, and thanks for all the fish by Douglas Adams( Book )

94 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and the all new voidoid gang upon returning to Earth after eight years of crazed wanderings around the galaxy in this science fiction spoof which continues "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe."
Mostly harmless by Douglas Adams( Book )

57 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fifth volume of the Hitchhiker series, Random, the daughter of Arthur Dent, leaves her remote home planet on the edge of the universe to set out a cross-galactic odyssey in search of her ancestors' native planet
The long dark tea-time of the soul by Douglas Adams( Book )

54 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A passenger check-in desk at London's Heathrow Airport goes up in a ball of flame and Dirk Gently becomes very inquisitive
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Visual )

58 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mere seconds before the Earth is to be demolished by an alien construction crew, journeyman Arthur Dent is swept off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher penning a new edition of 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy'
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams( Book )

39 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The investigations of Dirk Gently, a private detective who is more interested in telekinesis, quantum mechanics and lunch than fiddling around with fingerprint powders, produce startling and unexpected results
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Recording )

85 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent, a refugee from the late planet Earth and his pal from the planet Betelgeuse, Ford Prefect, thumb their way through comic misadventures throughout the Universe
The ultimate hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Book )

26 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and Persian and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of novels, Arthur Dent is introduced to the galaxy at large when he is rescued by an alien friend seconds before Earth's destruction, and embarks on a series of amazing adventures with his new companion
The restaurant at the end of the universe by Douglas Adams( Recording )

55 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent, a refugee from the late planet Earth and his pal from the planet Betelgeuse, Ford Prefect, thumb their way thru comic misadventures throughout the Universe. In this installment Dent now seeks a decent cup of tea, while Prefect is after a good gin and tonic
Life, the universe and everything by Douglas Adams( Recording )

42 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this third of galactic adventures of Arthur Dent, he is transported from a prehistoric Earth through time to a crickett match at Lords Crickett Ground, two days before the earth is to be demolished by the Vogens
So long, and thanks for all the fish by Douglas Adams( Recording )

34 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and the all new voidoid gang upon returning to Earth after eight years of crazed wanderings around the galaxy in this science fiction spoof which continues "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe."
The more than complete hitchhiker's guide : complete & unabridged by Douglas Adams( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the unabridged texts of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy," "The Restaurant at the End of the Universe," "Life, the Universe, and Everything," "So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish," and "Young Zaphod Plays It Safe"
Mostly harmless by Douglas Adams( Recording )

42 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fifth volume of the Hitchhiker series, Random, the daughter of Arthur Dent, leaves her remote home planet on the edge of the universe to set out on a cross-galactic odyssey in search of her ancestors' native planet
The salmon of doubt : hitchhiking the galaxy one last time by Douglas Adams( Recording )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rescued from his beloved Macintosh, "The salmon of doubt" provides us with the opportunity to linger and frolic one last time in the uniquely entertaining and richly informative mind of Douglas Adams. For the millions of readers who expressed their grief and shock at his untimely death, this is a treasure; his final book and our last chance to see new work from an acknowledged comic genius
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy : the tertiary phase by Douglas Adams( Recording )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full-cast dramatization of Life, the universe and everything, the third book in Adams's famous "trilogy in five parts." Arthur Dent is transported from a prehistoric Earth to a cricket match at Lords' Cricket Ground, two days before the Earth is to be demolished by the Vogens
Doctor Who : Shada : the lost adventure by Douglas Adams by Gareth Roberts( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Chronotis has carelessly loaned an immensely powerful book to a clueless graduate student. It cannot be allowed to fall into the wrong hands. The hands of the sinister Time Lord Skagra are unquestionably the wrongest ones possible. Skagra is a sadist and an egomaniac, bent on universal domination. Having misguessed the state of fashion on Earth, he also wears terrible platform shoes
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy : primary phase by Douglas Adams( Recording )

19 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthur Dent never could get the hang of Thursdays. On this particular Thursday, his house is set to be demolished and his friend Ford Prefect turns out to be from a star named Betelgeuse (and not, after all, from Guildford). Furthermore, it turns out that the whole Earth is scheduled for demolition by the Vogons to make way for a new hyperspace bypass. The irony of the situation is almost lost on Arthur as he and Ford hitch an intergalactic ride away from oblivion
The deeper meaning of liff by Douglas Adams( Book )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and German and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Does the sensation of Tingrith(1) make you yelp? Do you bend sympathetically when you see someone Ahenny(2)? Can you deal with a Naugatuck(3) without causing a Toronto(4)? Will you suffer from Kettering(5) this summer? Probably. You are almost certainly familiar with all these experiences but just didn{u2019}t know that there are words for them. Well, in fact, there aren{u2019}t - or rather there weren{u2019}t, until Douglas Adams and John Lloyd decided to plug these egregious linguistic lacunae(6). They quickly realized that just as there are an awful lot of experiences that no one has a name for, so there are an awful lot of names for places you will never need to go to. What a waste. As responsible citizens of a small and crowded world, we must all learn the virtues of recycling(7) and put old, worn-out but still serviceable names to exciting, vibrant, new uses. This is the book that does that for you: The Deeper Meaning of Liff{u2014}a whole new solution to the problem of Great Wakering(8)."--Publisher's description
 
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The Hitch-Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy

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Адамс

Адамс Д. 1952-2001

Даглас Адамс англиски писател и хуморист

Даглас Адамс енглески писац научне фантастике и хумориста

Дуглас Адамз

Дуглас Адамс английский писатель, драматург и сценарист, автор серии книг «Автостопом по галактике»

Дуглас Адамс британський комічний радіодраматург, письменник

Дъглас Адамс английски писател и хуморист

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אדאמס, דאגלאס 1952-

אדאמס, דאגלאס 1952-2001-

אדאמס, דאגלס, 1952-2001

אדאמס, דאגלס 1952-2002

אדמס, דוגלס, 1952-2001

אדמס, דוגלס 1952-2002

דאגלס אדאמס סופר והומוריסטן בריטי

داگلاس آدامز فیلمنامه‌نویس و نویسنده بریتانیایی

دوجلاس ادامز

دوغلاس آدمز كاتب إنجليزي فكاهي

دەگلاس ئادمز

ڈگلس ایڈم

डग्लस अ‍डम्स

डगलस एडम्स अङ्ग्रेजी लेखक र व्यङ्ग्यकार

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ඩග්ලස් ඇඩම්ස් ඉංග්‍රීසි කවියෙක්

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The restaurant at the end of the universeLife, the universe, and everythingSo long, and thanks for all the fishMostly harmlessThe long dark tea-time of the soulThe hitchhiker's guide to the galaxyDirk Gently's Holistic Detective AgencyThe hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy