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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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. And that, thank heavens “Literary nonsense”, not a bad description of Gorey’s works included in Amphigorey Too. I’m not sure what I got from reading 2 books in this series. As Jacob moves toward understanding past and present events, the novel treads carefully between the darkness and the light featuring a fantastical cast of characters and monsters embroiled in nail biting adventures wisely punctuated with moments of childish frivolity and the optimistic promise of blossoming young love.


Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey (1975, Hardcover)

There are children in these tales who die at the drop of a hat and before you know it even adults are killed and meet their end quite grotesquely sometimes. 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”. It was from a book whose title is not given.


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What a twisted brain this man had. That would explain some things. Overall, I guess I get enough Gorey from various random sources, one panel at a time, because I have no particular intent to read any of the other compendiums. I chose this as my first to collect but intend getting the other Amphigorey books at a later date. I will admit that I was amazed at this second volume as it is just as disturbing and interesting as the first volume!

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. It serves a purpose, I guess, since copies of the original books are almost unavailable or prohibitively expensive. Gorey includes a couple of little tales translated from French, with his illustrations. John Garvey, was a popular 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 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.

His father was briefly a amphitorey. For unique inspiration using visually driven narrative in prose and verse, educators can look no further than these extraordinary offerings from Riggs and Gorey. Readers are guided through a series of vignettes that would cause Lemony Snicket to take pause. Por otro lado, observo que desarrolla en sus historias temas de tal forma que me recuerdan a edwxrd que yo he planteado en mis propias pajas mentales.


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Best collection yet between Amphogorey and Amphigorey Also except this zmphigorey was missing 3 stories and repeated 3 stories. Feb 11, Malcolm rated it really liked it. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Born to Be Posthumous: Where has this beautiful, white-bearded curmudgeon been my whole life? Customers who bought this item also bought.

Edward Gorey’s work is one of those rare things that consistently renews goorey faith in the awesome potential of human creativity. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Preview — Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey. Dec 21, Micah rated it it was amazing.

Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey

Anyway, this is a lovely little fucked up book with style to spare. And, having finally had the chance, I’m glad that I have. Another great book by the beloved Edward Gorey!