New York: Harmony Books, 1980. First American Edition, 1st Printing. Hardcover. 8vo. Maroon cloth over navy boards. Pictorial dust jacket. 215 pp.
Jacket price clipped with several tears. 1/2" loss at header of jacket spine and 1" triangular loss at bottom center of rear jacket cover. Several other small closed tears. Sticker residue on bottom left of rear jacket cover. Corners a little bumped. Spine header scuffed. Some speckles along top and right block edges. Interior is unmarked but has a closed tear and crease at top of p. 143 and a small circular stain visible at top edge of pp. 202-210.
This is a stated first American edition, first printing of Douglas Adams' classic science fiction farce. A very collectible book at an affordable price due to the condition issues. Good / good. Item #1164