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The Salmon Of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Del Rey
Publication date April 26, 2005
Pages 292
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780345455291
ISBN-10 0345455290
Dimensions 1 by 4.25 by 7 in.
Weight 0.35 lbs.
Original list price $7.99
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Summary
A final installment in the series that began with The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is taken from the late author's previously unpublished personal files and features more wacky and offbeat misadventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and their companions. Reprint.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: “A fitting eulogy to the master of wacky words and even wackier tales . . . Salmon leaves no doubt as to Adams’s lasting legacy.”—Entertainment Weekly

With an introduction to the introduction by Terry Jones

Douglas Adams changed the face of science fiction with his cosmically comic novel The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and its classic sequels. Sadly for his countless admirers, he hitched his own ride to the great beyond much too soon. Culled posthumously from Adams’s fleet of beloved Macintosh computers, this selection of essays, articles, anecdotes, and stories offers a fascinating and intimate portrait of the multifaceted artist and absurdist wordsmith.

Join Adams on an excursion to climb Kilimanjaro . . . dressed in a rhino costume; peek into the private life of Genghis Khan—warrior and world-class neurotic; root for the harried author’s efforts to get a Hitchhiker movie off the ground in Hollywood; thrill to the further exploits of private eye Dirk Gently and two-headed alien Zaphod Beeblebrox. Though Douglas Adams is gone, he’s left us something very special to remember him by. Without a doubt.

“Worth reading and even cherishing, if only because it’s the last we’ll hear from the master of comic science fiction.”—The Star-Ledger


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Reprint edition from Del Rey (April 26, 2005)
9780345455291 | details & prices | 292 pages | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $7.99
About: A final installment in the series that began with 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' is taken from the late author's previously unpublished personal files and features the same offbeat adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and their companions.
Prebinding
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Reprint edition from Paw Prints (April 9, 2009)
9781439568255 | details & prices | 292 pages | List price $16.99

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