Amphigorey

Amphigorey

Author: Edward Gorey

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0399504338

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 192

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An 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 storytelling, the book is sure to satisfy both fans of art and lovers of short stories alike. Stories included: "The Unstrung Harp" "The Listing Attic" "The Doubtful Guest" "The Object Lesson" "The Bug Book" "The Fatal Lozenge" "The Hapless Child" "The Curious Sofa" "The Willowdale Handcar" "The Gashlycrumb Tinies" "The Insect God" "The West Wing" "The Wuggly Ump" "The Sinking Spell" "The Remembered Visit"
Amphigorey
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Edward Gorey
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980-01-28 - Publisher: Penguin

An 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 storytelling, the book is sure to satisfy both
Amphigorey Too
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Edward Gorey
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980-05-08 - Publisher: Penguin

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 world only he can create. Gorey’s pen-and-ink drawings spur
Amphigorey
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Edward Gorey
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980-01-28 - Publisher: Penguin

An 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 storytelling, the book is sure to satisfy both
Gorey's Worlds
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Erin Monroe
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-13 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

An exploration of the artistic and cultural influences that shaped writer and illustrator Edward Gorey The illustrator, designer, and writer Edward Gorey (1925–2000) is beloved for his droll, surreal, and slightly sinister drawings. While he is perhaps best known for his fanciful, macabre books, such as The Doubtful Guest and
Children's Literature Association Quarterly
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Erin Monroe
Categories: Children's literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

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