Item #31719 Lot of books about Edward Gorey. Authors.
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Lot of books about Edward Gorey.

Gorey, Edward (illus.)

A group of five books about the life and work of Edward Gorey:

1. Floating Worlds: The Letters of Edward Gorey & Peter F. Neumeyer. Petaluma, CA, Pomegranate, 2011. First edition. Fully illustrated in color. Bound in printed paper over boards, dust jacket. Fine.

2. Ascending Peculiarity: Edward Gorey on Edward Gorey. Interviews selected and edited by Karen Wilkin. NY, Harcourt, 2001. First edition. Signed by Wilkin. Illustrated in black & white throughout. Two Gorey postcards laid in. Bound in paper over boards, dust jacket. Fine.

3. Elephant House, or, The Home of Edward Gorey. Photographs and text by Kevin McDermott, with illustrations by Edward Gorey, foreword by John Updike. San Francisco, Pomegranate, 2003. First edition. Photographs in color and black & white throughout. Bound in cloth over boards, dust jacket. Hint of wrinkling to edges of dust jacket, else fine.

4. Edward Gorey: His Book Cover Art & Design. Essay by Steven Heller. Portland, OR, Pomegranate, 2015. First edition. Heavily illustrated in color. Paper over boards, dust jacket. Still in original shrinkwrap. Fine.

5. Elegant Enigmas: The Art of Edward Gorey. Portland, OR & Chadds Ford, PA, Pomegranate & Brandywine River Museum, 2009. First edition. Catalogue with text by Karen Wilkin, published on the occasion of the first retropective exhibition of Gorey's work, shown at the Brandywine River Museum. Illustrated throughout in color and black & white. Cloth bound with dust jacket. Still in original shrinkwrap. Fine. Item #31719

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