Douglas Adams ‎– The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy

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BBC Audio ‎– WFW 209
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5 × CD
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Tracklist

1-1 Chapter One 3:02
1-2 In Many Of The More Relaxed Civilisations 3:06
1-3 The Word Bulldozer Wandered Through His Mind 2:52
1-4 Arthur Lay In The Mud And Squelched At Him 2:58
1-5 A Cloud Passed Overhead 2:59
1-6 He Struck Most Of The Friends He Had Made On Earth 3:02
1-7 A Shadow Moved Across Him Again 3:07
1-8 Ford Stared At Arthur 2:56
1-9 You Want Me? 3:00
1-10 Chapter Two 3:03
1-11 Ford Looked Back At Him 2:47
1-12 Chapter Three 3:07
1-13 You Can Sleep Under It 3:00
1-14 Suddenly Ford's Spell Was Broken 3:04
1-15 Will That Help? 3:00
1-16 Only One Man Stood And Watched The Sky 2:48
1-17 As You Will No Doubt Be Aware 2:37
2-1 Chapter Four 2:59
2-2 All His Heirs Are Now Long Dead 3:02
2-3 On Top Of The Cliffs Stood A Reception Comittiee 3:08
2-4 A Twenty Foot High Transparent Globe Floated Next To His Boat 2:52
2-5 Not That Anyone There Had Heard Of An Arab Of Course 3:06
2-6 Chapter Five 2:57
2-7 Somewhere In A Small Dark Cabin 3:00
2-8 Arthur Dent Moved And Groaned Again 2:50
2-9 Excuse Me? Said Arthur 3:07
2-10 What Is It? Asked Arthur 2:59
2-11 Er... What Is...? 2:58
2-12 He Was ... Chapter Six 3:02
2-13 It Feeds On Brain Wave Energy 2:57
2-14 The Supermarket Was Gone 2:58
2-15 Outside The Door 3:10
2-16 Bimiturations Are To Me 2:54
2-17 He Was Reaching A Triumphant Crescendo 3:05
2-18 He Spluttered And Gurgurled 2:55
2-19 Try And Understand His Problem 3:01
2-20 If He Said Anything Else After That, It Was Lost 3:07
2-21 Chapter Eight 3:16
3-1 A Computer Chattered To Itself In Alarm 3:03
3-2 Arthur And Ford Opened Their Eyes 2:47
3-3 A Million Gallon Vat Of Custard Upended Itself Over Them 3:21
3-4 Chapter Ten 2:46
3-5 The Cabin Was Mostly White 3:27
3-6 Whilst We Were In Improbablility Drive 2:33
3-7 Life, Said Marvin, Don't Talk To Me About Life 3:00
3-8 The Voice Was Low And Hopeless 2:57
3-9 Something Extrordinary Happend To Ford's Face 3:08
3-10 Zaphod Glared Her Again, Then Laughed 2:58
3-11 Yeah, Yeah, Said Zaphod 2:42
3-12 Chapter Thirteen 3:14
3-13 Ford Carried On 3:09
3-14 Zaphod? Exclaimed Ford 2:56
3-15 Ford Couldn't Sleep 2:57
3-16 What's So Great About Being Stuck On A Dust Cloud? 3:04
3-17 But, So Successful Was This Venture 3:05
3-18 The Moment Carried Itself 2:52
3-19 A Moment Of Doubt Came To Ford 2:26
4-1 Chapter Seventeen 2:57
4-2 They Want To Get Rid Of Us 3:03
4-3 As A Matter Of Interest 3:11
4-4 Impact Minus Twenty Seconds Guys 2:41
4-5 Chapter Eighteen 3:10
4-6 This Is A Complete Record Of It's Thoughts 2:54
4-7 Trillian Burst In Through The Door From Her Cabin 3:09
4-8 Chapter Twenty 2:58
4-9 Come, Said Zaphod 2:45
4-10 Zaphod Marched Quickly Down The Passageway 3:02
4-11 Zaphod Paused For A While 2:53
4-12 Chapter Twenty One 3:20
4-13 The Robot Obediently Looked At Them 2:47
4-14 He Seemed To Have Something On His Mind 3:17
4-15 Arthur, A Regular Gardening Reader, Was Deeply Shocked At This 2:38
4-16 My Name? Said The Old Man 2:58
4-17 The Sense Of Motion Was So Soft And Slight 3:10
4-18 It Wasn't Infinity In Fact 2:58
4-19 At That Moment However 4:55
5-1 Chapter Twenty Five 2:52
5-2 Lunkwell And Fook Glanced At Each Other In Suprise 2:59
5-3 And Yet In My Teaming Circutry 3:13
5-4 Scarecly Pausing For Breath 2:41
5-5 Seven And A Half Million Years? 3:22
5-6 The Instant He Took Hold Of Them, A Bird Flew Straight Through Him 2:46
5-7 No One In The Room Remarked On His Peculiar Arrival 2:50
5-8 Both Of The Men Had Trained For This Moment 3:23
5-9 Look, Allright, Allright 2:38
5-10 Chapter Twenty Nine 3:09
5-11 In The Sky, A Huge Sign Appeared 2:56
5-12 The Scene Around Them Was Currently Plunged Into Gloom 3:27
5-13 You Know? Said Arthur Thoughtfully 3:00
5-14 Chapter Thirty One 2:25
5-15 A Short Air Car Trip 3:09
5-16 Well Perhaps You Can Take A Quick Skiing Holiday 3:12
5-17 The Mice Bristled 2:49
5-18 Trillian Grabbed Him Desperatly By The Arm 2:59
5-19 As The Others Started After Him 3:02
5-20 The Fusillade Continued For Several Seconds 2:56
5-21 For A Moment Nothing Happened 3:25
5-22 The Aircraft Flung Itself Through The Air 2:41
5-23 That Ship Hated Me 2:48

Credits

Notes

This is the unabridged version of the novel.

The case claims the run time is 4 hours 55 minutes, the actual total track length is 4:56:49.

There is an uncredited British announcer identifying the start and end of each disc and stating that the release is a "Chivers Audio Book" at the end of the last disc (Chivers Audio Books), which also does not appear on the case or in the booklet.

The copyright information from the first page of the 2 page booklet reads:

Copyright © Serious Productions Ltd 1979. All rights reserved.
The right of Douglas Adams to be identified as the author of this work has been asserted by him in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.

The second page of the booklet is a biography of Douglas Adams, and the back cover contains information about BBC Audiobooks Ltd.

The discs state that they were "Manufactured in Great Britain"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 9 780754 075615

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