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Amphigorey

Edward Gorey

Amphigorey

by Edward Gorey

  • 61 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Perigee Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : Putnam, 1972.

Statementbfifteen books by Edward Gorey.
The Physical Object
Paginationca. 220 p. :
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22990499M
ISBN 100399504338

This book (along with all the rest of them, Amphigorey too, also and again) have great art, as expected by anything done by Gorey. But the printing quality is lackluster to say the least, paper is cheap and brittle and I had to change this book twice (2 times!), because it had a printing mistake: the first time, pages were bound out of order /5(). About the Book. This follow-up to the darkly humorous Amphigorey is wittier, more macabre, and more wondrous than ever. Master illustrator and iconic gothic storyteller Edward Gorey gives his fans 20 more nonsensically and mind-bending tales that draw fans and unsuspecting newcomers into a .

  Amphigorey Fifteen Books by Edward Gorey (Book): Gorey, Edward: Penguin PutnamAn illustrated collection of 15 macabre short stories. In this gorgeously detailed volume, American artist and author Edward Gorey accents amphigory (nonsense verse or composition) with his signature cross-hatched pen-and-ink drawings. A mix of poetry and prose, light-hearted and decidedly more morbid . Edward Gorey. A Renaissance man of boundless imagination, Edward St. John Gorey (American, ) authored over one hundred published works, designed sets and costumes for theatrical productions, and had a profound affection for ballet, literature, film, and animals.

Folio Book composed of sheets that are folded once and printed on both sides, making two leaves and four pages. Typically above 14 inches tall. Oblong folios are produced the same way but bound at the short edge, producing a book typically more than 14 inches deep. Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine. Occasionally the text of a. Buy Amphigorey: Fifteen Books by Gorey, Edward (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().


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Hark, dear readers, for this book is dark and full of terrors. Amphigorey is composed of Amphigorey book tales that are nonsensical, rattling, and ghastly. Should you decide to read this, be wary of the dark side for it might satisfy the macabre in you.4/5. I am not exactly sure if the book i supposed to be a continuation of Amphigorey, but it has more of Edward Gorey.

Content is different from the original Amphigorey, with the exception of the Chinese Obelisk. This book has included draft version of the work, as well as the final one (final one appears in the first book as well)/5(75). Edward Gorey, known for his unsettling pen-and-ink drawings with a Victorian flair, wrote and illustrated such books as The Doubtful Guest, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, and The Headless was also the illustrator for the bestselling Lewis Barnavelt series by John Bellairs.

Gorey was a very successful set and costume designer, earning a Tony Award for his Broadway production of Dracula/5(22). Amphigorey (Amphigorey, #1), Amphigorey Too (Amphigorey, #2), Amphigorey Also (Amphigorey, #3), Amphigorey Again (Amphigorey, #4), and Gorey-in-a-box: a.

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Amphigory definition is - a nonsense verse or composition: a rigmarole with apparent meaning which proves to be meaningless.

Amphigorey - Fifteen Books by Edward GoreyChildren's Book. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags). I was lucky enough to grow up in a Gorey-loving family, so I early on encountered The Bug Book, The Object Lesson, The Shrinking of Treehorn, The Doubtful Guest, and Gorey's Circus illustrations.

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Many of Gorey's tales involve untimely deaths and dreadful mishaps, but much like tragic Irish .