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Edward Gorey

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The Doubtful Guest, Amy and Basil Gashlycrumb, Dracula and Lucy, Jumblies, the Great Veiled Bear-this curious cast of characters joins a slew of other peculiar people and beasts in this big beauty of a book. Thirty large-format reproductions display Edward Gorey's signature crosshatched drawings, elegant watercolors, and endless wit-all perfect for framing, or to treasure as a collection.

This is a brand-new publication, not a remake of Gorey Posters (Abrams, 1979), now long out...

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Overview

The Doubtful Guest, Amy and Basil Gashlycrumb, Dracula and Lucy, Jumblies, the Great Veiled Bear-this curious cast of characters joins a slew of other peculiar people and beasts in this big beauty of a book. Thirty large-format reproductions display Edward Gorey's signature crosshatched drawings, elegant watercolors, and endless wit-all perfect for framing, or to treasure as a collection.

This is a brand-new publication, not a remake of Gorey Posters (Abrams, 1979), now long out of print. With eighteen images in full color, Edward Gorey: The New Poster Book presents a refreshing and engaging survey of the genius of this beloved artist.

Creator of more than one hundred works, Edward Gorey (1925-2000) was also a playwright, an award-winning set and costume designer, and the creator of the animated introduction to the PBS series Mystery!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764951473
  • Publisher: Pomegranate Art Books, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 9/1/2009
  • Pages: 64
  • Sales rank: 889,406
  • Product dimensions: 10.20 (w) x 14.90 (h) x 0.30 (d)

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