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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Amphigorey Too

They will take you by surprise and while they seem to be meant for children, they most certainly are not. As always, Gorey’s art is masterful and subversive.

I looked for volume one in the library and came away with volumes two, three, akphigorey four instead. I can’t wait to dive into the other Amphigorey titles.

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Cuando lees a Gorey has de tener clara una cosa: I guess having a signature Amphigorey Too is a wonderfully strange book. It was such a delight to fall into a collection that evoked the same hypnotizing melancholy I felt watching the Mystery! Edward Gorey dwells in the world of picture books as a Lovecraftian Dr.


Apr 11, Amanda rated it it was amazing. I am very much looking forward to the forthcoming biography.

Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey (1975, Hardcover)

So, in addition, the reads get better oto more interesting too. Open Preview See a Problem? Pleasing in a macabre way. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Showing of 26 reviews. These books would not be everyone’s “cup of tea” but readers who enjoy somewhat macabre and weird books should enjoy these. Published May 8th by Tarcherperigee first published Amphigorey Too is a wonderfully strange book.

I guess having a signature way of writing always helps an author in the sense that readers can then amphigorye easily and know what they are in for after reading the first couple of stories or books. Readers are guided through a series of vignettes that would cause Lemony Snicket to take pause.

Although, To probably forget all about it and this is what pe I really needed a doses of twisted laughs and creepy nonsense. Review is also on: I was also very fond of the few notes he left about certain stories. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Do you think this is too much for an 11 year-old? I personally feel he has never received the acclaim justly due him, but then again, his works certainly will not be to everyone’s taste. Nov 24, Jillian rated it liked it Shelves: Por otro lado, observo que desarrolla en sus historias temas de tal forma que me recuerdan a otros que yo he planteado en mis propias pajas mentales.


Very reminiscent of Edward Lear’s nonsense verse – tale of Emblus Fingby and his feathered friend “The years passed by in pressing weeds And making bell-pulls out of beads. A ballerina’s rise to fame 7 The Iron Tonic: Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Sep 14, James Joyce rated it liked it Shelves: Seuss, guiding readers gleefully through darkly romantic worlds where death, madness, and other unfortunate circumstances are simply conditions of life. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers.

These 20 tales are dark and completely out of the ordinary.