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The books in this series Amphigorey, Amphigorey Too and this one benefit from the warped wit of Gorey, but the size of the images is so small that it becomes difficult to make out the fine details.

Set up a giveaway. I’m naturally wired to love Edward Gorey, his elegant and twisted pen-and-ink drawings, and his morbid tales and verses of death, tragedy, and general mishap.

Perhaps amphiogrey information is in a place where i did not notice it and my post here is redundant, but in any case, here it is. I wish I could have met Gorey.

Paperbackpages. Jun 03, James Adams rated it liked it Shelves: Her recollections of the event: There is a carpet that looks like the sea. This book is a rdward delight. There were a couple stories in this anthology that I found a little Probably something to do with independence and bloody-mindedness. I loved the way the pen would leave ruts in the paper of my sketchbook.

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Now that I’ve read it, I don’t know what to compare it to for a fair amphiorey, so I gave it 5 stars because I liked it and he’s sort of in his own class or if he’s not, someone please point me to others. The more Iraqi e the art, the more I appreciate the blending of word and art in this work. Amphigorey, or amphigouri, meaning a nonse verse or composition.

Not sure that Goery would recommend for a young child, but it was an interesting read. At times quite scary things occur, but as in many Gorey tales, don’t expect a conclusion Other stories in Amphigory include: How did he get in the unused room on the third floor?

As a child, I was exposed to Mr. Having got the personal significance out of the way when I wrote about Amphigorey Alsoit’s now much easier to concentrate on Gorey qua Gorey. These books were published between and when Gorey was still quite young. One of his step-mothers was Corinna Mura, a cabaret singer who had a brief role in the classic film Casablanca.

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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. And Gorey’s twisted retro, long before before the current retro mania, may be related to that current. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. There’s no narrative or story, but I found it grew on me the more I looked at it.

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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Les Urnes Utiles esward A collection of different urns. Two forey the most gothic and elegant tales, “The Blue Aspic” and “The Loathsome Couple” touched on insanity, murder and obsession that I found dark and disturbing but still gripping enough to read twice in a row.

Amphigorey Fifeteen Books By Edward Gorey

Write a customer review. But if you’re only reading and don’t feel you have to produce a right interpretation nothing matters much. But I’m happy it’s out there and others do enjoy it and life is good in that way. Gorey, of course, being known for his dark humor, whimsy, and incredibly detailed pen and ink crosshatching. Quotes from Amphigorey – Fift Two whole sections about bicycles!

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