The Haunted Tea-Cosy: A Dispirited and Distasteful Diversion for Christmas
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The Haunted Tea-Cosy: A Dispirited and Distasteful Diversion for Christmas

by Edward Gorey
     
 


Gorey has never been funnier or more “impossible to resist” (Boston Herald) than in this peculiar retelling of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol.
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Gorey has never been funnier or more “impossible to resist” (Boston Herald) than in this peculiar retelling of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol.

Editorial Reviews

Phoebe-Lou Adams
No Gorey admirer should overlook this 'Diversion for Christmas.'—The Atlantic Monthly
Library Journal
In his first new book in 25 years, Gorey rethinks Dickens's A Christmas Carol.
Phoebe-Lou Adams
No Gorey admirer should overlook this 'Diversion for Christmas.' -- The Atlantic Monthly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780151004157
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
989,910
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.42(d)

Meet the Author


Edward Gorey (1925-2000) wrote and illustrated such popular books as The Doubtful Guest, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, and The Headless Bust. He was also a very successful set and costume designer, earning a Tony Award for his Broadway production of Edward Gorey's Dracula. Animated sequences of his work have introduced the PBS series Mystery! since 1980.

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