Somber drawings illustrate short, enigmatic, and macabre tales and rhymes about murders, unusual animals, and mysterious events. Results 1 – 30 of 33 Amphigorey Too by Gorey,Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Amphigorey Too | Books, Comics & Magazines, Non-Fiction | eBay!.

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I prefered “Amphigorey” but nonetheless, still fantastic. His work not only offers a multitude of opportunities for educating on the craft of writing and illustration, but also provides lessons in the power of an expanded vocabulary and meticulous word choice.

Los finales son abiertos, en ocasiones abruptos.

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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.

Nov 03, Matthew Hunter rated it it was amazing Shelves: Edward Amphigoreu work is one of those rare things that consistently renews my faith in the awesome potential of human creativity.

This tiny creature, my year-old sister, loves stories, especially those with a touch of weirdness and horror OK, I admit, this is my “fault”. Some of the stories were absolutely great!

Mar 05, Jessica rated it really liked it Recommends it for: A,phigorey he would frequently state that his formal art training was “negligible”, Gorey studied art for one ajphigorey at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago ineventually becoming a professional illustrator. My favorites included, “The Pious Infant” About a wonderfully charitable child whose sympathetic life is one of beauty and holy tragedy. Lists with This Book. Maybe I don’t have the art appreciation mind or this series of book is just plain boring.


Books by Edward Gorey.

Amphigorey Too

Paperbackpages. Nov 23, Sylvester rated ampihgorey it was amazing Shelves: Best collection yet between Amphogorey and Amphigorey Also except this book was missing 3 stories and repeated 3 stories. Impresionante, todo un divertido culto a la muerte desde la macabra perspectiva de Edward Gorey. Open Preview See a Problem? Amphigorey Too’s stories were much darker and I didn’t enjoy them as much. As Jacob moves toward understanding past and present events, the novel treads carefully between the darkness and the light featuring a ajphigorey cast of characters and monsters embroiled in nail biting adventures wisely punctuated with moments of childish frivolity and the optimistic promise of blossoming young love.

For unique inspiration using visually driven narrative in prose and verse, educators can loo This review may contain spoilers. Even stranger, darker, and more nonsensical than I expected, though that’s Gorey for you. Usually I’m the one amphihorey has to make them up for her, but sometimes she comes to me with that cute “can we read books?


Refresh and try again. It was still great! They are brilliantly done and in tune with the wry humour. A ballerina’s rise to amphigordy 7 The Iron Tonic: Got this book for my 11 year old niece but after reading it with my wife, we decided not to give it to her.

Can we read it all over again? Who needs a happy ending when the character can die instead? Desde luego no deja indiferente.

Rabbit Ears Book Blog It was such a delight to fall into a collection that evoked the same hypnotizing melancholy I felt watching the Mystery! Although, I’ll probably forget all about it and this is what pe I really needed a doses a,phigorey twisted laughs and creepy nonsense. 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.

I can’t wait to dive into the other Amphigorey titles. And that, thank heavens! One of the selections kind of piqued my interest. Feb 11, Malcolm rated it really liked it. Sep 24, Carey Rulo rated it it was amazing.

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