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Douglas Adams (1) [1952–2001]

This page covers the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

For other authors named Douglas Adams, see the disambiguation page.

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy 34,430 copies, 661 reviews
Life, the Universe and Everything 14,021 copies, 120 reviews
So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish 12,879 copies, 110 reviews
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency 12,622 copies, 211 reviews
The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul 11,218 copies, 112 reviews
Mostly Harmless 11,167 copies, 115 reviews
The Salmon of Doubt 6,018 copies, 67 reviews
Last Chance to See 3,755 copies, 84 reviews
And Another Thing... 2,651 copies, 103 reviews
The Deeper Meaning of Liff 1,499 copies, 19 reviews
The Meaning of Liff 1,317 copies, 16 reviews
The Hitchhiker's Trilogy 276 copies, 1 review
Doctor Who: The Pirate Planet 85 copies, 4 reviews
Doctor Who and the Krikkitmen 75 copies, 3 reviews
Young Zaphod Plays It Safe 64 copies, 1 review
Shada (Author) 56 copies
Utterly Utterly Merry Comic Relief Christmas Book (Contributor) 40 copies, 2 reviews
Doctor Who: City of Death [TV serial] (Writer (as David Agnew)) 39 copies
Works of Douglas Adams 1 copy, 1 review
Douglas Adams's Starship Titanic (Author) 2,411 copies, 28 reviews
Shada: The Lost Adventure (Original Script) 579 copies, 24 reviews
The Wizards of Odd: Comic Tales of Fantasy (Contributor) 570 copies, 4 reviews
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy [2005 film] (Original book) 472 copies, 6 reviews
Sunset at Blandings (Foreword, some editions) 454 copies, 4 reviews
The Time Traveller's Almanac (Contributor) 452 copies, 11 reviews
City of Death (Original Script) 168 copies, 11 reviews
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy [complete BBC TV series - 1981] (Screenwriter; Actor) 104 copies, 4 reviews
Not 1982 (some editions) 28 copies
Talkback, Volume Two: The Seventies (Interviewee) 11 copies, 1 review
A Feast of Stories (Contributor) 4 copies
In●Vision: Season 17 Overview (Contributor "The Script Editor's Guide to the Doctor Who Galaxy" and "Adams appeal") 2 copies

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Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English writer, humorist, and dramatist. Adams is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a "trilogy" of five books that sold more than 15 million copies in his lifetime and generated a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film.

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