The Complete Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Trilogy of Five (UK Edition)
On 12 October 1979 the main notable publication ever to return out of the nice publishing enterprises of Ursa Minor (and Earth) was once made on hand to humanity. This used to be in fact The Hitchiker’s consultant to the Galaxy. yet this was once only the start. We the adventures of hapless protagonist, Arthur Dent and his alien side-kick, Ford Prefect, throughout a trilogy of 5 books: The Hitchhikers consultant to the Galaxy sequence. And this merry spacewagon, that includes a flying couch, a Paranoid Android, a gift-wrapped fishbowl, bathtub towels and lots more and plenty else in addition to, grew to become an rapid classic.
Now, for the 1st time, we're publishing all 5 books within the Hitchhiker's sequence, as an booklet omnibus.
Praise for The Hitchhiker’s consultant to the Galaxy series
‘It replaced my entire lifestyles. It’s actually out of this world’ Tom Baker
‘Really enjoyable and fun’ Michael Palin
‘It is humorous and humorous in each manner . . . it's the kind of humour which vegetation up at times and instantly locate its personal point, its personal audience’ day-by-day Telegraph
‘Indispensable analyzing for psychological hitch-hikers who are looking to thumb a boost out of the ruts of orthodox notion . . .science fiction that's very intelligently fun, or very amusingly intelligent’ day-by-day Mail
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