Edward Gorey’s Amphigorey Again (Paperback) collects a glorious abundance of Edward Gorey’s droll humor, offbeat characters, and previously unpublished. Picking up where the previous anthology Amphigorey Also () left off, Amphigorey Again reaches as far back as with the inclusion of The Other Statue. Buy *Amphigorey Again* by Edward Gorey online, Amphigorey Again Edward Gorey Harcourt Hardcover pages. October rated 5 of 5 possible stars.

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Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. I haven’t read all the Amphigorey books not that the order of them mattersbut this one happened to be sitting around in my grandma’s house, so Happy birthday Dylan and lots of wishes to you both! Cool note, I found a letter on wide ruled spiral paper from Joey that says “Dylan and Ella, sorry this is a bit rushed. As a book, this probably doesn’t r I’ve always loved Edward Gorey’s macabre Victorian style art. Gorey is a genius.

Books by Edward Gorey. And I still feel scruffy by comparison with the neat little drawings and him and the place. Am I the only one who feels like we need to talk about The Other Statue? Has wear to the cover and pages.

I remember seeing his drawings at my grandmother’s house, perhaps in Readers Digest Condensed books. Born in Chicago, Gorey came from a colorful family; his parents, Helen Dunham Garvey and Edward Lee Gorey, divorced in when he was 11, then remarried in when he was His artwork is, as always,compelling and his stories strike the chord of a compelling adult based Seuss at time and border on something perhaps more dour at others.


Trivia About Amphigorey Again The precision of the words and art bound up with an overwhelming effort, fumbling in the dusk, to say and write the right thing, and the annoyance and coldness a small error may bring.

Fruitcake was sawed in blocks and sent To Havens for the Indigent, Where it was used for scouring floors And propping open banging doors. Trivia About Amphigorey Also The Sopping Thursday – Has the character of a foreign phrase book on the subject of umbrellas. Some panels of this ABC are so poignant.

Amphigorey Again (Amphigorey, #4) by Edward Gorey

This is the only collected work I’ve read of his, so I have no idea how it compares to the other amphigoreys. Edward Gorey has always been one of my favorite illustrators, and I love his dark sense of humor.

In high school when I was really into drawing, cross hatching was my favorite method of shading. Two of the others just didn’t used to be there at all, at least in the UK. This was my first Edward Gorey book. Return to Book Page.

Not sure that I would recommend for a young child, but it was an interesting read. Published April 1st by Mariner Books first published Sep 15, Ruth rated it liked it.


Goreyography Reviews AMPHIGOREY AGAIN from Harcourt Books

Would not they have made a pair??!! All the worst stuff, is, as you would expect from EG, off-screen and unspoken, and the presentation remains neat and aphigorey whilst dark.

Manny made a woeful ampbigorey No one heard him scream in space. Recommended for anyone who can put together a sentence and likes to look at pictures. One of his step-mothers was Corinna Mura, a cabaret singer who had a brief role in the classic film Casablanca.

Amphigorey Also

Ampbigorey really sticks out on the black backgrounds, but is more subtle on the white or grey ones, often looking like a business card lying on the ground. A collection of some of Gorey’s lesser known works. Lists with This Book. As a book, this probably doesn’t rate 4 stars, but for someone who enjoys his art, it’s an enjoyable ‘read’.

La Heure Blue – More phrase books, features two dogs in matching tennis sweaters who appear to be having the kind of amphigorsy that only makes sense to couples. Mar 20, Anna rated it it was ok Shelves: More of the same weirdness from Gorey.