Edward Gorey’s Amphigorey Too Book measures x inches (x cm) for $ Amphigorey Too has ratings and 97 reviews. Anthony said: It’s official: I’m a Gorey fan! Where has this beautiful, white-bearded curmudgeon been my. This follow-up to the darkly humorous Amphigorey is wittier, more macabre, and more wondrous than ever. Master illustrator and iconic gothic storyteller Edward.
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Another great book by the beloved Edward Gorey! View all 3 comments.
This tiny creature, my year-old sister, loves stories, especially those with a touch of weirdness and horror OK, I admit, this is my “fault”. Sep 10, Laurie rated it it was amazing. This one is a compendium from many of his edwad books from — Customers who bought this item also bought.
Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey (1975, Hardcover)
Trivia About Amphigorey Too A What I find most fascinating with Gorey’s work is that despite the comfortless story lines and elegantly eerie illustrations, there is a sense of wit and light and life.
Still, it’s Edward Gorey Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. For unique inspiration using visually driven narrative in prose and verse, educators can look no further than these extraordinary offerings from Riggs and Gorey. Dec 21, Micah rated it it was amazing. He attended a variety of local grade schools and then the Francis W.
Amlhigorey Gorey, the writing came before the beautifully entertaining and sometimes disturbing pen and ink drawings that accentuate them so well. He was also a very successful set and costume designer, earning a Tony Award for his Broadway production of Amphgorey Gorey’s Dracula. It features a edwar like a hippo — portrayed in various steps — with difficult or severe words written above it.
Dec 14, Tony rated it it was ok Shelves: Sep 14, James Joyce rated it liked it Shelves: And in this set, Gorey used many pennames, And, auctually, this time I thought one of the stories wasn’t by him.
Gorey’s maternal great-grandmother, Helen St. Animated sequences of his work have edqard the PBS series Mystery!
I can’t wait to dive into the other Amphigorey titles. Readers are guided through a series of vignettes that would cause Lemony Snicket to take pause. You know, one that is, actually, about the book and not my personal whatever. Somehow, while I’ve been aware of Edward Gorey for years, I’ve never been much bothered to sit down and read some of his work. Seuss, guiding readers gleefully through darkly romantic worlds where death, madness, and other unfortunate circumstances are simply conditions of life.
They goret take you by surprise and while they seem to be meant for children, they most certainly are not. I like to read them to my kids ages 9 and 12 but we have to be all scrunched together to make out the visuals. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.
While Charles Addams is a household name, that of Edward Gorey ewdard brings looks of puzzlement whenever it comes up in conversation. I’m not sure how this volume is organiz Somehow, while I’ve been aware of Edward Gorey for years, I’ve never been much bothered to sit down and read some of his work.
Rabbit Ears Book Blog What a wonderful compilation of the works of this unusual and extremely gifted artist! 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 amphigodey difficult to make out the fine details.
This is the second collection four total of Edward Gorey shorts. So, in addition, the evward get better and more interesting too.
I find him fascinating. They are brilliantly done and in tune with the wry humour. Who needs foo happy ending when the character can die instead?
Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey
Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I’m not sure how this goreu is organized, but the quality ampnigorey seem to improve as it goes on, so I have to imagine that maybe its chronological.
I could have done with more endings; is that a ridiculous request in this case? By the end of the year, apparently the whole universe is plotting against me and loads of work are piling up next to my massive to-read pile. There was a wet sort of explosion, audible for several miles.
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I am very much looking forward to the forthcoming biography. It is a collection of 20 tales which have been previously published and this book is an anthology.
At times his stories are edwrad comprehension, but perhaps that was his intention–to leave us guessing or use our own imagination to fill in the gaps.