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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Pocket Books
Publication date May 1, 1998
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780671746728
ISBN-10 0671746723
Dimensions 0.75 by 4.25 by 6.75 in.
Weight 0.35 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $7.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: There is a long tradition of Great Detectives, and Dirk Gently does not belong to it. But his search for a missing cat uncovers a ghost, a time traveler, AND the devastating secret of humankind! Detective Gently's bill for saving the human race from extinction: NO CHARGE.

Editions
Hardcover
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from Simon & Schuster (May 1, 1987); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780517023372 | details & prices | List price $4.99
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity
from Simon & Schuster (May 1, 1987); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780671625825 | details & prices | List price $14.95
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity
Paperback
Book cover for 9780671746728 Book cover for 9781476782997
 
from Gallery Books (October 7, 2014); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781476782997 | details & prices | 260 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $16.00
About: From Douglas Adams, the legendary author of one of the most beloved science fiction novels of all time, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, comes a wildly inventive novel—in trade paperback for the first time—of ghosts, time travel, and one detective’s mission to save humanity from extinction.
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Reissue edition from Pocket Books (May 1, 1998); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780671746728 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $7.99
About: There is a long tradition of Great Detectives, and Dirk Gently does not belong to it.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781590070635 Book cover for 9781597770071
 
Unabridged edition from New Millenium Audio (June 1, 2001); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781590070635 | details & prices | 5.75 × 5.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $39.95
About: A ghost-horror-detective-time travel-romance-comedy epic from the bestselling author of the hilarious Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series.
Unabridged edition from Phoenix Books Inc (January 1, 2001); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781597770071 | details & prices | 6.00 × 5.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $34.95
Cassette/Spoken Word
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Abridged edition from New Millenium Audio (February 1, 2002); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781590070598 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $25.00
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity.
from Simon & Schuster (June 1, 1987)
9780671647247 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $16.00
About: A ghost-horror-detective-time travel-romantic comedy epic.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (May 1, 1988); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780606037716 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $13.20
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613997157
 
from Turtleback Books (June 1, 1991); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780613997157 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $17.20
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