(Gorey, Edward)

Lot of 12 Edward Gorey reprints.

Gorey, Edward (illus.)

Twelve volumes of later editions or reprints of books written and illustrated by Edward Gorey. The titles are:

The Gashlycrumb Tinies. NY: Peter Weed Books, (1962). Just a hint of wear to the extremities, else fine in printed paper over boards and dust jacket.

The Wuggly Ump. NY: Adama Books, (1963). Some internal foxing, else fine in printed paper over boards.

The Wuggly Ump. Katonah, NY: Young Readers Press, Inc., (1966). Bound in wrappers that show wear and soiling, rear pages dampstained. Good.

The Blue Aspic. NY: Hawthorn Books, Inc., (1968). Printed paper over boards. Very good, with some rubbing to boards and wear to edges.

The Epiplectic Bicycle. NY: Peter Weed Books, (1969). Fine in printed paper over boards; matching dust jacket is very good, with faded at the spine with two closed tears to rear panel.

The Doubtful Guest. NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1978). Minor edgewear to printed paper-covered boards, else near fine; very good dust jacket with toning, some chips and tears to edges, and fading to spine. Price cancelled on inner front flap.

The Hapless Child. NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, (1980). The first English language hardcover edition. Lacking dust jacket. Very good in printed paper over boards, showing some toning to spine, soiling to back cover, and edgewear.

The Eclectic Abecedarium. NY: Adama Books, 1983. Fine in illustrated paper over boards.

The Insect God. NY Beaufort Books, (1986). Hint of wear to edges, else fine in printed paper over boards; near fine dust jacket with fading to spine and some wear to extremities.

The Awdrey-Gore Legacy. NY: Beaufort Books, (1987). Fine in illustrated paper over boards, with a near fine jacket that shows some edgewear.

The Unstrung Harp; or, Mr Earbrass Writes a Novel. NY: Harcourt Brace & Company, (1999). Fine in printed paper over boards and dust jacket.

The Eclectic Abecedarium. San Francisco: Pomegranate, (2008). Fine in printed paper over boards and dust jacket.

The Iron Tonic: or, A Winter Afternoon in Lonely Valley. NY: Harcourt, Inc., (n.d.). Fine in illustrated paper over boards. Item #32794

Price: $50.00

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