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The hitch-hiker's guide to the galaxy : the primary phase.

Author: Douglas Adams
Publisher: London, England : BBC Worldwide, 2001.
Series: BBC radio collection.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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BBC Radio 4's adaptation of a sci-fi fantasy about an unassuming Englishman and his outwardly average neighbor who is actually an alien from the vicinity of Betelgeuse.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Arthur Dent, (Fictitious character); Ford Prefect; Arthur Dent, (Fictitious character); Ford Prefect
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Adams
ISBN: 0563477881 9780563477884
OCLC Number: 62517566
Notes: Compact discs.
Based on the book The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy, by Douglas Adams.
Program notes (15 p. : ill.) laid in container.
Cast: Peter Jones (The book) ; Simon Jones (Arthur Dent) ; Geoffrey McGivern (Ford Prefect) ; Stephen Moore (Marvin).
Event notes: BBC Radio 4 series first broadcast 8 March-12 April 1978.
Description: 3 audio discs (2 hr., 55 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: BBC radio collection.
Other Titles: Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy (Radio program)
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The day aliens decide to demolish the Earth to make way for a hyperspace bypass is the day when Arthur Dent realises the futility of such advice. Starring Peter Jones as The Book, Simon Jones as  Read more...

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