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Book Information: Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul, the

Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul, the (1988) [Novel]
by Douglas Adams Rating: Weighted - 7.5 / Average - 7.5 of 10 (70 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Dirk Gently
Part: 2

Summary :

When a passenger check-in desk at London's Heathrow Airport disappears in a ball of orange flame, the explosion is deemed an act of God. But which god, wonders holistic detective Dirk Gently? What god would be hanging around Heathrow trying to catch the 3:37 to Oslo? And what has this to do with Dirk's latest—and late—client, found only this morning with his head revolving atop the hit record "Hot Potato"? Amid the hostile attentions of a stray eagle and the trauma of a very dirty refrigerator, super-sleuth Dirk Gently will once again solve the mysteries of the universe...

Original title: The Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionHumorous, Parody and Comedy

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Two Complete Novels (1994) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Douglas Adams

Edition #1: Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul, the

Long Dark Tea-time of the Soul, the (1988)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "A riotous concoction...." Los Angeles Times
  • "Delightfully weird.... there are passages that are impossible to read without laughing loud and long...." The Boston Sunday Herald
  • "Funnier than Psycho, more chilling than Jeeves Takes Charge and shorter than War and Peace.... The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul is another semiprecious gem in Adams' glittering diadem of humor." The Birmingham News
  • "Clever and funny.... Mr. Adams creates a universe of urgent trifles that add up to an astronomical farce." The New York Times Book Review
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The Long, Dark Tea-time of the Soul (February 15, 1991)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pocket Books
ISBN: 0671742515
Dimensions: 4.2 x 6.7 x 1.0 in
Pages: 320

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Long, Dark Tea-time of the Soul (October 10, 1988)

Format: Hardcover
Publisher: William Heinemann
ISBN: 0434009210
Dimensions: 6.0 x 9.1 x 1.0 in
Pages: 256

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