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Mostly Harmless
By Douglas Adams and Martin Freeman (narrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House
Publication date October 3, 2006
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780739332139
ISBN-10 0739332139
Dimensions 1 by 6.50 by 5.50 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Original list price $29.95
Other format details audio
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: It’s easy to get disheartened when your planet has been blown up, the woman you love has vanished due to a misunderstanding about space/time, the spaceship you are on crashes on a remote and Bob-fearing planet, and all you have to fall back on are a few simple sandwich-making skills. However, instead of being disheartened, Arthur Dent makes the terrible mistake of starting to enjoy life a bit–and immediately all hell breaks loose.

Hell takes a number of forms: there’s the standard Ford Prefect version, in the shape of an all-new edition of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, and a totally unexpected manifestation in the form of a teenage girl who startles Arthur Dent by being his daughter when he didn’t even know he had one.

Can Arthur save the Earth from total multidimensional obliteration? Can he save the Guide from a hostile alien takeover? Can he save his daughter, Random, from herself? Of course not. He never works out exactly what is going on. Will you?


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Editions
Hardcover
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Large print edition from Isis Large Print Books (February 1, 1996)
9781856953337 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $32.50
About: It’s easy to get disheartened when your planet has been blown up, the woman you love has vanished due to a misunderstanding about space/time, the spaceship you are on crashes on a remote and Bob-fearing planet, and all you have to fall back on are a few simple sandwich-making skills.
from Harmony Books (November 1, 1992)
9780517577400 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $20.00
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors
Paperback
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from Pan Macmillan (August 29, 2013)
9781447261148 | details & prices | List price $13.15
Reissue edition from Del Rey (February 1, 2000)
9780345418777 | details & prices | 4.00 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $7.99
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors
Reprint edition from Del Rey (November 1, 1993)
9780345379337 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $14.00
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors
CD/Spoken Word
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The price comparison is for this edition
With Martin Freeman (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Random House (October 3, 2006)
9780739332139 | details & prices | 6.50 × 5.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors.
Unabridged edition from Phoenix Books Inc (August 30, 2006)
9781597770033 | details & prices | List price $34.95
About: Adams is back with the amazing, unprecedented, logic-defying fifth novel in the Hitchhiker trilogy.
Unabridged edition from New Millenium Audio (May 1, 2002)
9781590072592 | details & prices | 5.75 × 5.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $34.95
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781558005686 Book cover for 9781574534825 Book cover for 9781590072585
 
Unabridged edition from New Millenium Audio (May 1, 2002)
9781590072585 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.25 × 1.25 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $25.00
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors.
Unabridged edition from Audio Literature (December 1, 2001)
9781574534825 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $25.00
About: Book by Adams, Douglas
Unabridged edition from Dove Entertainment Inc (October 1, 1992)
9781558005686 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $24.95
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors.
Reinforced
from Demco Media (February 1, 2000)
9780606275699 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $16.80
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors
Prebinding
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from Turtleback Books (February 1, 2000)
9781417708215 | details & prices | 4.00 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $18.40
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780613139465 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $24.45
About: Raised on a planet at the remote edge of the universe, the daughter of Arthur Dent sets out on a transgalactic quest to find the planet of her ancestors

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