(Gorey, Edward)

Set of eight first editions.

Gorey, Edward (illus.)

NY: (1965-1988). Eight first editions of some of Edward Gorey's most well-known works:

The Remembered Visit. Simon and Schuster: NY, 1965. General rubbing to edges and corners of pictorial boards, soiling to price-clipped dust wrapper. Good.

The Gilded Bat. Simon and Schuster: NY, 1966. Some edgewear to pictorial boards and dust wrapper, foxing to flyleaves. Good.

The Utter Zoo. Meredith Press: NY, 1967. Foxing to turn-ins of pictorial boards, along with mild soiling to edges, toning and staining to dust wrapper. Good.

The Blue Aspic. Meredith Press: NY, 1968. Instances of exterior rubbing mostly to corners of pictorial boards, slight toning to flyleaves, dust wrapper wear confined to corners, some similarly slight toning to edges. Good.

The Secrets: Volume One. The Other Statue. Simon and Schuster: NY, 1968. Mild toning to edges of pictorial boards, trace rubbing to corners, likewise to price-clipped dust wrapper. Very good. Bookplate of former owner to front pastedown.

The Glorious Nosebleed. Dodd, Mead & Company: NY, 1974. Some edgewear to orange pictorial boards, less so to matching dust wrapper. Good.

The Loathsome Couple. Dodd, Mead & Company: NY, 1977. Toning and trace rubbing to edges of pictorial boards, similarly to dust wrapper. Very good.

The Water Flowers. Congdon & Weed, Inc.: NY, 1982. Faint rubbing to corners of pictorial boards, toning and slight outermost edgewear to dust wrapper. Very good. Item #31081

Price: $275.00

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