The Gashlycrumb Tinies

The Gashlycrumb Tinies

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A new, small-format edition of one of Edward Gorey's "dark masterpieces of surreal morality" (Vanity Fair): a witty, disquieting journey through the alphabet.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 64 pages
  • 130.05 x 160.53 x 12.19mm | 131.54g
  • Orlando, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0151003084
  • 9780151003082
  • 5,505

About Edward Gorey

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! since 1980.
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44,445 ratings
4.19 out of 5 stars
5 54% (23,787)
4 24% (10,796)
3 14% (6,255)
2 5% (2,156)
1 3% (1,451)

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A is an alphabet of a different kind B is for bears and the victims they find. C is for child with an ill gotten fate, D is for death with 24 dates. 24 letters, 24 unusual and cruel deaths all beautifully illustrated in pen & ink. Not for the easily offended. www.xgobookyourselfx.blogspot.comshow more
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