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The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1978 - 2018
  • 32 episodes (6 series)

A science fiction radio comedy series written by Douglas Adams that started off the H2G2 multi-media franchise phenomenon. Stars Simon Jones, Geoffrey McGivern, Peter Jones, William Franklyn, John Lloyd and more.

Douglas Adams - The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy

One Thursday lunchtime Earth is unexpectedly demolished to make way for a new hyperspace bypass. For Arthur Dent, who has only just had his house demolished that morning, this is already more than he can cope with. Sadly, however, the weekend has only just begun. And the Galaxy is a very, very large and startling place indeed.

Douglas Adams's novelisation of his own hit BBC radio sci-fi comedy series.

First published: Friday 12th October 1979

  • Published: Thursday 5th March 2020
  • Publisher: Pan Books
  • Pages: 224
  • Catalogue: 9781529034523

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  • Publisher: Pan Books
  • Pages: 180
  • Catalogue: 9783320258641

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