Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams

Born: March 11, 1952

Died: May 11, 2001

Nationality: English

Occupation: Writer

Biography: Douglas Noel Adams was an English writer, humorist and dramatist. He is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which started life in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a trilogy of five books that sold over 15 million copies in his lifetime, a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film.

Source/Notes: The ultimate hitchhiker's guide: five complete novels and one story (2005 edition), Crown

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Source/Notes: The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, Random House LLC (2010 ed.) - ISBN: 9780307498465
Source/Notes: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Trilogy of Five (2012 edition), Pan Macmillan - ISBN: 9781447230397
Source/Notes: The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2010 edition), Random House LLC - ISBN: 9780307498465

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