Edward Gorey’s Amphigorey Again (Paperback) collects a glorious abundance of Edward Gorey’s droll humor, offbeat characters, and previously unpublished. Picking up where the previous anthology Amphigorey Also () left off, Amphigorey Again reaches as far back as with the inclusion of The Other Statue. Buy *Amphigorey Again* by Edward Gorey online, Amphigorey Again Edward Gorey Harcourt Hardcover pages. October rated 5 of 5 possible stars.

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Contains previously uncollected works and 2 unpublished stories. Although he would frequently state that his formal art training was “negligible”, Gorey studied art for one semester at The School of The Art Ampyigorey of Chicago ineventually becoming a professional illustrator. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business! I think it would be helpful to read a psychological study of Edward Gorey.

Amphigorey Again

Your purchase also supports literacy charities. As much as I love Gorey’s work, this aagin shows his tendency to return to the same wells one too many times. I especially liked the first half of this graphic novel — The Utter Zoo and The Epiplectic Bicycle were particular favorites. I just love Gorey and his storytelling, and this has some of his best stuff in it.


Amphigorey Again– book review

I don’t think I’m quite as odd as others say I am. Sadly, there were no agsin murderesses hanging out, nor missing thisbys, or perilously falling statues, but maybe that was for the best.

John Garvey, was a popular Born in Chicago, Gorey came from a colorful family; his parents, Helen Dunham Garvey and Edward Lee Gorey, divorced in when he was 11, then remarried in when he was Accompanying the letter was a comic book.

Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. Themes, some of which I hadn’t fully noticed before: I would appreciate this more with some context of Edward Gorey I think. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Not quite as good as Amphigorey.

No eBook available Amazon. I guess Gorey had an agent, but you had to wonder what he did. Nov 27, Buck rated it liked it Shelves: Les Urnes Utiles – A collection of different urns. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Amphigorey again / Edward Gorey

Published April 1st by Mariner Books first published Gorey’s maternal great-grandmother, Helen St. Overall, I enjoyed this book. Nov 01, Patricia theinfophile rated it it was amazing Shelves: I was so tense I couldn’t laugh much, but many of these cartoons are actually quite funny. Sign up to receive offers and updates: This is the only collected work I’ve read of his, so I have no idea how it compares to the other amphigoreys.


Whatever he published, his fans soaked up.

I believe this is the third and final collection of his works and short stories up to his death inand it’s full of stuff I’d never seen before. Does not come together in the end. I like “zeugma” and will be looking for ways to slip i Not quite as good as Amphigorey. The highlight of this book agaib “The Sopping Thursday,” the most powerful amphiglrey of a man losing his umbrella you will ever see.

Goreyography Reviews AMPHIGOREY AGAIN from Harcourt Books

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, There are lots of them. The book ends on a bitter sweet note by including the Izzard Book, a list of words and names beginning with Z, accompanied by portraits.

What did people used to think of it? Mar 20, Anna rated it it was ok Shelves: