Edward Gorey’s mordant masterpiece The Wuggly Ump charts the fate of three wholesome children whose happy days weaving chains of flowers are cut short. “Sing tirraloo, sing tirralay, The Wuggly Ump lives far away.” That is one of my favorite beginnings to an Edward Gorey book. You just KNOW. In reference to Joey Schuster’s blog about Layla and Hobie, http://joeyschuster. com/node/32, here’s my art connection, from The Wuggly Ump.

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Labels albondocani press 1 book by Gorey christmas 32 collectibles 3 exhibitions 61 fantod press 4 illustrated by Gorey 94 limited edition 12 magazine 42 miscellaneous original art postcard 7 poster 5 prints 35 reference 5 stuffed doll 16 theater and ballet This book is printed in three colors like The Bug Bookbut the colors were added at the printing stage and not on the original artwork.


Dec 17, Jessica rated it really liked it Shelves: Aug 15, Eddie Watkins rated it really liked it Shelves: Only Edward Gorey knew for sure, but this is the only book that this rare creature appears in. To ask other readers questions about The Wuggly Umpplease sign up. There torey no discussion topics on this book yet.

LayerCake Productions: The Wuggly Ump, by Edward Gorey

I don’t really understand why a creature gorwy likes to eat inanimate objects would suddenly have a craving for flesh of young humans but whatever. They thought it was great.

Aug 28, Penny Candy Books rated it it was amazing Shelves: Check out our TinyTakes review on Twitter here: Little care was taken to use the infill of color to any yorey effect. This is one of my favorites of Edward’s.

The Wuggly Ump

The Wuggly Ump by Edward Gorey. Lists with This Book. What is a Wuggly Ump? Dec 07, Cooper Renner rated it really liked it. Dec 29, Amy Other Amy rated it really liked it Shelves: Newer Post Older Post Home.

Caitlin M rated it liked it Apr 15, Of course, books by Edward Gorey are rarely happy and carefree. Gory Strange rated it really liked it Nov 08, But the Wuggly Ump has left its den and is heading their way To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


So behave like a little tyrant and everything will turn out OK. Monday, December 1, The Wuggly Ump. This is a spot where I post photos and personal observations on pieces from my Edward Gorey collection. It’s more of a true version of The three little pigs that every kid should read.

Goreyana: The Wuggly Ump

Want to Read gorej. Tiene un tono hermoso, entre naive y encantador, y morboso y pesimista. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Ya siento que lo voy a volver a leer varias veces.

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