Amphigorey Again by Edward GoreyAmphigorey Again by Edward Gorey

Amphigorey Again

byEdward Gorey

Paperback | September 15, 2007

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This collection displays in glorious abundance the offbeat characters and droll humor of Edward Gorey. Figbash is acrobatic, topiaries are tragic, hippopotami are admonitory, and galoshes are remorseful in this celebration of a unique talent that never fails to delight, amuse, and confound. Amphigorey Again contains previously uncollected work and two unpublished stories-The Izzard Book," a quirky riff on the letter Z, and "La Malle Saignante," a bilingual homage to early French silent serial movies. Rough sketches and unfinished panels show an ironic and singular mind at work."
Edward Gorey (1925-2000) wrote and illustrated such popular books as The Doubtful Guest, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, and The Headless Bust. He was also a very successful set and costume designer, earning a Tony Award for his Broadway production of Edward Gorey's Dracula. Animated sequences of his work have introduced the PBS series Mystery...
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Title:Amphigorey AgainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:260 pages, 11 × 8 × 0.74 inPublished:September 15, 2007Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0156030217

ISBN - 13:9780156030212

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PRAISE FOR EDWARD GOREYA master of a genre of graphic storytelling [and] a brilliant draftsman." - The New York Times Book Review "Dark masterpieces of surreal morality . . . Beautifully depicted." - Vanity Fair "