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Prefect, Ford (Fictitious character)

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Works: 113 works in 525 publications in 1 language and 36,074 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humorous stories  Science fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Radio plays  Science fiction plays  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Television mini-series 
Classifications: PR6051.D3352, 823.914
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Publications about Ford (Fictitious character) Prefect
Most widely held works about Ford (Fictitious character) Prefect
    The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Book )
    54 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in English and held by 6,056 libraries worldwide
    After Earth is demolished to make way for a new hyperspatial expressway, Arthur Dent begins to hitchhike through space
    The restaurant at the end of the universe by Douglas Adams( Book )
    42 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,039 libraries worldwide
    Facing annihilation at the hands of the warlike Vogons is a curious time to have a craving for tea. It could only happen to the cosmically displaced Arthur Dent and his curious comrades in arms as they hurtle across space powered by pure improbability-- and desperately in search of a place to eat
    Life, the universe, and everything by Douglas Adams( Book )
    37 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 3,766 libraries worldwide
    In this second of the galactic adventures of Arthur Dent, he is transported from a prehistoric Earth to a cricket match at Lords' Cricket Ground, two days before the Earth is to be demolished by the Vogens
    So long, and thanks for all the fish by Douglas Adams( Book )
    26 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 3,501 libraries worldwide
    Further adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and the all new voidoid gang upon returning to Earth after eight years of crazed wanderings around the galaxy in this science fiction spoof which continues "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe."
    Mostly harmless by Douglas Adams( Book )
    19 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 2,784 libraries worldwide
    In the fifth volume of the Hitchhiker series, Random, the daughter of Arthur Dent, leaves her remote home planet on the edge of the universe to set out on a cross-galactic odyssey in search of her ancestors' native planet
    The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
    30 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 2,250 libraries worldwide
    This is the story of Arthur Dent, who seconds before Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, is plucked off the planet by his friend, Ford Prefect, who has been posing as an out-of-work actor for the last fifteen years but is really a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Together they begin a journey through the galaxy aided by quotes for The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, with the words don't panic written on the front. In their travels they meet: Zaphod Beeblebrox-the two headed, three-armed ex-hippie and totally out-to-lunch President of the Galaxy. Trillian-Zaphod's girl friend, formerly Tricia McMillan, whom Arthur once tried to pick up at a cocktail party. Marvin-a paranoid android, a brilliant but chronically depressed robot. Veet Voojagig-former graduate student obsessed with the disappearance of all the ballpoint pens he bought over the years
    And another thing-- : Douglas Adams's Hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy, part six of three by Eoin Colfer( Book )
    27 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,938 libraries worldwide
    In this sixth installment of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series, Arthur Dent has finally made it home to Earth, only to discover that it is about to be blown up ... again. What could a pantheon of unemployed gods, everyone's favorite renegade Galactic President, a lovestruck green alien, an irritating computer, and at least one very large slab of cheese have to do with all of this?
    The ultimate hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Book )
    15 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,852 libraries worldwide
    This outrageous volume contains six zany, out-of-this-world adventure stories by this incomparable novelist. From the very first to the very latest-all best sellers-includes The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy; The Restaurant at the End of the Universe; Life, the Universe and Everything, So Long and Thanks for all the Fish; Young Zaphod Plays it Safe; and Mostly Harmless
    The restaurant at the end of the universe by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
    23 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
    Arthur Dent, a refugee from the late planet Earth and his pal from the planet Betelgeuse, Ford Prefect, thumb their way thru comic misadventures throughout the Universe. In this installment Dent now seeks a decent cup of tea, while Prefect is after a good gin and tonic
    The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( visu )
    13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
    Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect escape from the Earth moments before its destruction and join forces with Zaphod Beeblebrox on board the ship Heart of Gold. They meet many people and aliens in their search for the ultimate question
    So long, and thanks for all the fish by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
    18 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
    Further adventures of Arthur Dent, Ford Prefect, and the all new voidoid gang upon returning to Earth after eight years of crazed wanderings around the galaxy in this science fiction spoof which continues "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Universe."
    The more than complete hitchhiker's guide : complete & unabridged by Douglas Adams( Book )
    8 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
    Five stories by Douglas Adams
    Mostly harmless by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
    17 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
    In the fifth volume of the Hitchhiker series, Random, the daughter of Arthur Dent, leaves her remote home planet on the edge of the universe to set out on a cross-galactic odyssey in search of her ancestors' native planet
    The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy the tertiary phase by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
    3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
    Presents a recording of the science fiction radio drama about Arthur Dent and his journey through the universe with Ford Prefect after the destruction of the earth
    The hitchhiker's trilogy by Douglas Adams( Book )
    3 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
    Life, the universe and everything by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
    22 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
    The third installment in the hysterical "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" series. The unhappy inhabitants of the planet Krikkit are sick of looking at the night sky above their heads - so they plan to destroy it. The universe, that is. Now only five individuals stand between the killer robots of Krikkit and their goals of annihilation
    Mostly harmless by Douglas Adams( Computer File )
    5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
    In the fifth volume of the Hitchhiker series, Random, the daughter of Arthur Dent, leaves her remote home planet on the edge of the universe to set out on a cross-galactic odyssey in search of her ancestors' native planet
    The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams( Sound Recording )
    7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
    While frequent flyer Arthur Dent searches the universe for his lost love, Ford Prefect discovers a disturbing blast from the past at The Hitchhiker's Guide HQ
    The Hitch Hiker's guide to the galaxy : a trilogy in four parts by Douglas Adams( Book )
    8 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
    The Hitch Hiker's guide to the galaxy -- The restaurant at the end of the universe -- Life, the universe and everything -- So long, and thanks for all the fish
    The original Hitchhiker radio scripts by Douglas Adams( Book )
    2 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
    Contains the complete, unedited scripts from the original BBC "Hitchhiker Radio Show," as broadcast in the U.S. on National Public Radio
 
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