Amphigorey Also by Edward GoreyAmphigorey Also by Edward Gorey

Amphigorey Also

byEdward Gorey

Paperback | April 1, 1993

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Drawings (including thirty-two pages in color), captions, and verse showcasing Gorey's unique talents and humor. 'The Glorious Nosebleed,' 'The Utter Zoo,' 'The Epiplectic Bicycle,' and fourteen other selections.
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...
Title:Amphigorey AlsoFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 11 × 8 × 0.9 inPublished:April 1, 1993Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0156056720

ISBN - 13:9780156056724


From Our Editors

Warn the kids that they'd better behave or Edward Gorey's fantastical drawings could get them! Amphigorey Also is full of idiosyncratic Victorian pen-and-ink illustrations that kids and adults alike will love. At first glance these drawings seem fun and lighthearted - but take another look and a bizarre, twisted imagination begins to develop. In typical Gorey style, bicycles, divas, crime and allegories come alive in a way they were never meant to. This is one of those books that reveals new gems every time you flip through it.