New York: Harmony Books, 1980-1985. First American edition. Hardcover. Octavos. 215pp, 250pp, 227pp, 204pp. Illustrated dust jackets. Black paper boards, with motif on front cover and lettering on the spine. These are all first American editions, later printings, of the first four novels in this classic series, each signed by Douglas Adams on the title page. This iconic satirical and comical science-fiction series, is considered a classic of the genre and of modern British literature in general. It is the basis of a media franchise, that has gone on to include two adaptations for the screen, one for television (1981) and one feature film (2005).
A few of the dust jackets have minor to light creasing, rubbing and/or closed tears to extremities. The third book has light bumping to the tail of the spine. Dust jackets in very good to near fine, bindings in very good+ to near fine, interiors in near fine condition overall. vg to near fine. Item #44913