Second printing of the first US edition. Inscribed by the author. Publisher's original black boards and blue cloth spine with titles and an illustration in silver to the upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and tight with small patches of light fading to the blue cloth consistent with wear to the dustwrapper. The contents are clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete rubbed and nicked dustwrapper which has a couple of short tears and creases, without loss. Correctly priced $7.95 to the upper front flap.
Inscribed by the author in blue ink on the title page "To Mat / Best wishes / and thanks again / Douglas Adams".
Stock code: 15556