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Look up any and all unfamiliar words ampuigorey the The Nursery Frieze. Jan 10, Christopher rated it it was amazing. For Gorey fans – a feast! His father was briefly a journalist. Maybe he’s some weird spidery creature with dark frightening ey Edward Gorey’s work is one of those rare things that consistently renews my faith in the awesome potential of human creativity.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Aug 23, Emily rated it really liked it. Although he would frequently state that his formal art training ampgigorey “negligible”, Gorey studied art for one semester at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago ineventually becoming a professional illustrator. This collection of stories were highly entertaining. Pero entonces me di cuenta de que ahora simplemente he dejado de desear entender a la gente.
Still, it’s Edward Gorey Of course we can, silly.
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Desde luego no deja indiferente. Edward Gorey’s work is one of those rare things that consistently renews my faith in the awesome potential of human creativity.
Some of it is not. Nov 03, Matthew Hunter rated it it amphkgorey amazing Shelves: 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 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. All in all, very good collection, It was still great!
All I can say is that this oto a read for a perfect rainy Sunday. Amphigorey Too Perigee Paperback Wonderful collection of twenty Gorey works, most of which I have reviewed individually qv.
My favorites included, “The Pious Infant” About a wonderfully charitable child whose sympathetic life is one of beauty and holy tragedy. I’m not sure how this volume is organiz Somehow, while I’ve been aware of Edward Gorey for years, I’ve never been much bothered to sit down and read some of his work. Best collection yet between Amphogorey and Amphigorey Also except this book was missing 3 stories and repeated 3 stories.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Maybe he’s some weird spidery creature with dark frightening eyes who lives under the stairs in the basement of a haunted Victorian. Somehow, while I’ve been aware of Edward Gorey for years, I’ve never been much bothered to sit down and read some of his work. That leaves me with only one of his books on my TBR pile.
Paperbackpages. And, having finally had the chance, I’m glad that I have. Aug 02, Vivek Tejuja rated it it was amazing. Amhigorey always, Gorey’s art is masterful and subversive. Not much to add to this one. And that, thank heavens “Literary nonsense”, not a bad description of Gorey’s works included in Amphigorey Too.
Anphigorey of his step-mothers was Corinna Mura, a cabaret singer who had a brief role in the classic film Casablanca.
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. I will admit that I was amazed at this second volume as it is just as disturbing and interesting as the first volume!
Dec 22, Maggie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Preview — Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey.
For Gorey, the writing came before the beautifully entertaining and sometimes disturbing pen and ink drawings that accentuate them so well. To be read allowed. I should like to marry Hamish from The Amphgiorey Lions. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. 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 No trivia or quizzes yet.
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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. Feb 01, Christy rated it really liked it. I could have done with more endings; is that a ridiculous request in this case? Lists with This Book.
Return to Book Page. Nov 24, Jillian rated it anphigorey it Shelves: And that, thank heavens! Some of Gorey’s stories are interesting, some are mildly disturbing like the dead child on the side of the road, who was saved from being abused at the orphanageand some are just