First US edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's original black cloth with metallic green titles and illustration to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the fine, clean and bright original dustwrapper, correctly priced $12.95 to the upper front flap.
Inscribed by the author in blue ink on the half title "To Mat / with thanks / and best wishes / Douglas Adams".
Stock code: 15558