passementeries horribles

by Edward Gorey

Publisher: Albondocani Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 32 Downloads: 801
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Library has no. 134 signed by author.

StatementEdward Gorey.
SeriesAlbondocani Press publication -- 21
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21930698M

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Edward Gorey was an American writer and artist noted for his macabre illustrated books. Gorey is typically described as an illustrator. His books can be found in the humor and cartoon sections of major bookstores, but books like The Object Lesson have earned serious critical respect as works of surrealist art. His experimentations — creating books that were wordless, books that were. The Improvable Landscape: A Piermont Book: Gorey, Edward: Signed by Edward Gorey, 1/ $ - $ Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $ CLOSED! Insect on Unicycle: Les Passementeries Horribles: Gorey, Edward: Signed by Edward Gorey, 1/ $ - $ Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $ CLOSED! Les. The Marvellously Macabre Imagination of Edward Gorey. Consider something as character-full as Gorey's The Bug Book () which can be found for as little as a few hundred dollars for a good condition, first edition hardcover, which should retain both its value and its amusement for a lifetime! Les Passementeries Horribles. Albondocani.   ‘A is for Amy who fell down the stairs/ B is for Basil, assaulted by bears ’ The Gashlycrumb Tinies, an alphabet in dactylic couplets of the surreal fates visited on a succession of blameless tots, is probably Edward Gorey’s best-known work — and that work forms a pretty coherent and dozens of tiny booklets, almost all intricately hand-crosshatched in black pen, .

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Colophon states "This first edition of LES PASSEMENTERIES HORRIBLES published September is limited to three hundred and twenty-six copies. InEdward Gorey put out one of his trademark works of everyday dread. Called Les Passementeries Horribles, or “The Horrible Trimmings,” the book consists solely of illustrations of Author: Cara Giaimo.

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Three hundred copies numbered are. LES PASSEMENTERIES HORRIBLES. Author: Edward Gorey Title: LES PASSEMENTERIES HORRIBLES Publication: New York: Albondocani Press, Edition: Limited Edition Description: Original Sewn d Edition.

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Somber drawings illustrate short, enigmatic, and macabre tales and rhymes about murders, unusual animals, and mysterious events.

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Softcover. First edition. Stapled wrappers. A fine, as new copy. Prospectus for the edition laid in. Copy number 8 of numbered copies Signed by Gorey. Item # Limited Edition of Les Passementeries Horribles by Edward Gorey, signed and numbered by the author on the limitation page.

Stated First Edition. Numbered of numbered and lettered. Early life. Edward St. John Gorey was born in parents, Helen Dunham (née Garvey) and Edward Lee Gorey, divorced in when he then remarried in when he was One of his stepmothers was Corinna Mura (–), a cabaret singer who had a small role in the classic film Casablanca as the woman playing the guitar while singing "La Marseillaise" at Rick's Café Born: Edward St.

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Called Les Passementeries Horribles, or “The Horrible Trimmings,” the book consists solely of illustrations of enormous, menacing tassels of all shapes. Amphigorey Also. Average rating: out of 5 stars, based on 9 reviews 9 The Sopping Thursday, The Grand Passion, Les Passementeries Horribles, The Eclectic Abecedarium, L'Heure bleue, The Broken Spoke, The Awdrey-Gore Legacy, The Glorious Nosebleed, The Loathsome Couple, The Green Beads, Les Urnes Utiles, The Stupid Joke, The Prune People /5(9).

Early life. Edward St. John Gorey was born in Chicago. His parents, Helen Dunham (née Garvey) and Edward Lee Gorey, [2] divorced in when he then remarried in when he was One of his stepmothers was Corinna Mura (–), a cabaret singer who had a small role in the classic film Casablanca as the woman playing the guitar while singing "La Marseillaise" at Rick's Café.

[The Untitled Book] () Leaves from a Mislaid Album () The Abandoned Socks () The Awdrey-Gore Legacy () A Limerick () The Lavender Leotard () The Lost Lions () The Glorious Nosebleed () The Green Beads () L'heure bleue () The Loathsome Couple () Les passementeries horribles () The Broken Spoke ().

The utter zoo --The blue aspic --The epiplectic bicycle --The sopping Thursday --The grand passion --Les passementeries horribles --The eclectic abecedarium --L'heure bleue --The broken spoke --The Awdrey-Gore legacy --The glorious nosebleed --The loathsome couple --The green beads --Les urnes utiles --The stupid joke --The prune people --The.

The Edward Gorey House on Cape Cod is the good kind of ghastly. which played a menacing role in his picture book, "Les Passementeries Horribles.". Folio Book composed of sheets that are folded once and printed on both sides, making two leaves and four pages.

Typically above 14 inches tall. Oblong folios are produced the same way but bound at the short edge, producing a book typically more than 14 inches deep. Fore-Edge Edge of the book furthest from the spine.

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John Gorey (Febru Ap ) was a writer and artist noted for his wry, macabre illustrated books. Born in Chicago, Gorey attended a variety of local grade schools and then the Francis W. Parker School.