The Other Statue
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The Other Statue

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Gathered for the annual charity fete at Backwater Hall in Mortshire, the host Lord Wherewithal is dead, Horace Gallop cavorts with Victoria Scone, and someone has offended decorum by disembowelling a stuffed thisby belonging to the Earl of Thump in this the latest dark vintage offering from Gorey. Come join the fun!show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 64 pages
  • 165 x 171 x 10mm | 209g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0747560846
  • 9780747560845
  • 324,270

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'Marvellous unsettling fun' Observershow more

About Edward Gorey

Edward Gorey is one of the most renowned cartoonists of our time. His distinctive and unsettling work has appeared on many New Yorker covers, and in almost a hundred successful books of his own. He has also illustrated books by John Updike, T.S. Eliot, Edward Lear and Samuel Beckett. 'The dark, appallingly funny works of Edward Gorey are finally being published in Britain. Not before time. A writer and artist of genius.' Independent on Sunday 'Malevolent and brilliant.' Big Issueshow more

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445 ratings
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4 34% (150)
3 17% (77)
2 2% (7)
1 1% (5)
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