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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Not much to add to this one. Maybe he’s some weird spidery creature with dark frightening ey Edward Gorey’s work is one of those rare things that consistently renews my faith in the awesome potential of human creativity. I had to take what the library had in stock for his stuff. Edward Gorey had a style all his own; black and white line drawings that seem simple but sometimes have an immense amount of detail in them- wallpaper, draperies, carpets all meticulously drawn in.

It is edwad collection of 20 tales which have been previously published and this book is an anthology. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? I’m not sure how this volume is organized, but the quality does seem to improve as it goes on, so I have to imagine that maybe its chronological.


Amphigorey Too

Oct 04, Tyler Hill rated it really liked it Shelves: See all 26 reviews. As proof, this omnibus edition ends tooo the following limerick: Share your thoughts with other customers. To ask other readers questions about Amphigorey Tooplease sign up. Oct 23, Sally rated it it was amazing.

Dec 21, Micah rated it it was amazing. My favourite of the whole book, following a sanctimonious little tot: Although, I’ll probably forget all about it and this is what pe I really needed a doses of twisted laughs and creepy nonsense.

One of the selections kind of piqued my interest. See what I mean?

Edward is marvelously strange, and an amazing illustrator with fine line drawing leaving no space unfilled. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. At start and finish, Amphigorey Too has babies flying through the air and meeting gruesome ends. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Jul 09, Larissa rated it it was amazing. Sep 14, James Joyce rated it liked it Shelves: For Gorey, the writing came before the beautifully entertaining and sometimes disturbing pen and ink drawings that accentuate them so well.

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View all 3 comments. All kinds of weirdness on display. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Although he would frequently state that his formal art training was “negligible”, Gorey studied art for one semester at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago ineventually becoming a professional illustrator.

Cuando lees a Gorey has de tener clara una cosa: Please try again later. There are some gems in there.

Amphigorey Too (Amphigorey, #2) by Edward Gorey

My favorites included, “The Pious Infant” Goreu a wonderfully charitable child whose sympathetic life is one of beauty and holy tragedy. Edward Gorey dwells in the world of picture books as a Lovecraftian Dr. Even stranger, darker, and more nonsensical than I expected, though that’s Gorey for you. Very enjoyable tale of respectable Miss Squill, assaulted by the Devil who puts his mark on her breast and sends her a little demon.

That leaves me with only one of his books on my TBR pile.

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