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So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish (original 1984; edition 1984)

by Douglas Adams

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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".
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Title:So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
Authors:Douglas Adams
Info:Harmony Books, Hardcover, 152 pages
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So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish by Douglas Adams (1984)

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Owned as part of The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
  FrontierGirl | Jul 3, 2022 |
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  revirier | Dec 13, 2021 |
This story, for a change, happens almost entirely on modern earth which remains miraculously undestroyed, and doesn't feature some major characters of the series. The author has attempted to tell a love story this time, in his quirky, crazy style, of course, giving a lot of space for Arthur Dent for the first time. Disappointingly, Marvin makes a very brief appearance, that too towards the end - in more than one way.
Despite Adams's crazily funny language which kept me chuckling all along, this fourth novel of the trilogy doesn't feel to be of the same class as the first two; let's see how the remaining one fares. ( )
  aravind_aar | Nov 21, 2021 |
OBS: Volume 4
  BibliotecaImaculada | Sep 27, 2021 |
Another slightly plotless entry, but the love story contained within is so damn sweet it makes up for any downfalls. And the writing and jokes are, as usual, top notch.

I enjoyed this one. ( )
  TobinElliott | Sep 3, 2021 |
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Douglas Adamsprimary authorall editionscalculated
Cross, PeterCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Day-Ellison , GaryCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Freeman, MartinNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Gaiman, NeilForewordsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Irineu da Costa, CarlosTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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for Jane

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to Rick and Heidi for the loan of their stable event
to Mogens and Andy and all at Huntsham Court for a number of unstable events
and especially to Sonny Mehta for being stable through all events.
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Far out in the uncharted backwaters of the unfashionable end of the Western Spiral arm of the Galaxy lies a small unregarded yellow sun.
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[Book 4 Only] "So Long and Thanks for All the Fish" is the title of the fourth in a series of novels (as well as the fourth in a series of radio dramas). All Works in the series are generally referred to as "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" or "The Hitchhiker Trilogy", as is the series of radio dramas. Though there are unabridged audio recordings of these works, the radio dramas are considerably different from the printed works. Eoin Colfer, of "Artemis Fowl" fame, wrote the sixth volume of the "Trilogy," And Another Thing ... (2009).
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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".

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Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001.
Γυρίστε το γαλαξία με ωτοστόπ IV :Αντίο και ευχαριστώ για τα ψάρια / Douglas Adams · μετάφραση Δημήτρης Αρβανίτης. - 1η έκδ. - Αθήνα : Ars Longa, 1989. - 175σ. · 21.6x11.8εκ. - (Γυρίστε τον Γαλαξία με Ωτοστόπ · 4)
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Γλώσσα πρωτοτύπου: αγγλικά
Τίτλος πρωτοτύπου: So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish, 1982
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