Edward Gorey’s Amphigorey Too Book measures x inches (x cm) for $ Amphigorey Too has ratings and 97 reviews. Anthony said: It’s official: I’m a Gorey fan! Where has this beautiful, white-bearded curmudgeon been my. This follow-up to the darkly humorous Amphigorey is wittier, more macabre, and more wondrous than ever. Master illustrator and iconic gothic storyteller Edward.
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Jan 10, Christopher rated it it was amazing.
This review may contain spoilers. The sentences and stories are fun to read at first glance, and that’s it.
So witty, so darkly humorous and mocking. Although he would frequently state that his formal art training was “negligible”, Gorey studied art for one semester at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago ineventually becoming a professional illustrator. What a wonderful compilation of the works of this unusual and extremely gifted artist! Didn’t really grab me; little children engaged in ballet and their comments such as “Other companies merely put on ballets; we dance.
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Anyway, all I can say is that I’m a Gorey fan now! A quick read, but one worth checking out.
They are brilliantly done and in tune with the wry humour. All kinds of weirdness on display. I guess having a signature Amphigorey Too is a wonderfully strange book. He was also a very successful set toi costume designer, earning a Tony Award for his Broadway production of Edward Gorey’s Dracula.
As always, Gorey’s art is masterful and subversive. 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. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Dec 14, Tony rated it it was ok Shelves: Preview — Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey. Thanks amphigogey telling us about the problem.
Anyway, this is a lovely little fucked up book with style to spare. Sep 14, James Joyce rated it liked it Shelves: I’m not sure how this volume is organized, but the quality does seem to improve as it goes on, so I have to imagine that maybe its chronological. Of course we can, silly. Rows of strange, black cow?
Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey (1975, Hardcover)
Impresionante, todo un divertido culto a la muerte desde la macabra perspectiva de Edward Gorey. Cuando lees a Gorey has de tener clara una cosa: Amazon Renewed Gorry products with a warranty. Sep 20, Milica Chotra rated it really liked it. What a twisted brain this man had. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. In amphigore years he illustrated many children’s books by John Bellairs, as well as books in several series begun by Bellairs and continued by other authors after his death.
I personally feel he has smphigorey received the acclaim justly due him, but then again, his works certainly will not be to everyone’s taste. As Jacob moves toward understanding past and present events, the novel treads carefully between the darkness and the light featuring a fantastical 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.
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Amphigorey Too (Amphigorey, #2) by Edward Gorey
Be that as it may, the illustrations are worth the price of the book alone. From tohe lived in New York City and worked for ampnigorey Art Department of Doubleday Anchor, illustrating book covers and in some cases adding illustrations to the text.
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I looked for volume one in the library and came away with volumes two, three, and four instead. If you’re an Edward Gorey fan, this is a good purchase. Not much to add to this one. For Gorey fans – a feast! Maybe he’s some weird spidery creature with dark frightening ey Edward Gorey’s edwrad is one of those rare things that consistently renews my faith in the awesome potential of human creativity. In this volume, there are a total of twenty stories collected by Edward Toi, which includes: Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.
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