Somber drawings illustrate short, enigmatic, and macabre tales and rhymes about murders, unusual animals, and mysterious events. Results 1 – 30 of 33 Amphigorey Too by Gorey,Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Amphigorey Too | Books, Comics & Magazines, Non-Fiction | eBay!.

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This one is a compendium from many of his former books from — It was still great! What I find most fascinating with Gorey’s work is that despite the comfortle Until Amphigorey Too, my only familiarity with Edward Gorey was through the eerie imagery and grim characters of the PBS Mystery!

Do you think this is too amphiyorey for an 11 year-old?

Amphigorey Too

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Maybe I don’t have the art appreciation mind or this series of book is just plain boring.

And that, thank heavens! Jan 10, Christopher rated it it was amazing. Desde luego no deja indiferente. As always, Gorey’s goo is masterful and subversive.

I prefered “Amphigorey” but nonetheless, still fantastic. Oct 04, Tyler Hill rated it really liked it Shelves: A quick read, but one worth checking out. The stories are sarcastic, dead pan, whimsical, bold, gory and above all also quite emotional if read deeper.

For Gorey fans – a feast! Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Some of Amphiforey stories are interesting, some are amphigprey disturbing like the dead child on the side of the road, who was saved from being abused at the orphanageand some are just Got this book for my 11 year old niece but after reading it with my roo, we decided not to give it to her.


Other books in the series. Dec 06, Ronyell rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Or maybe he isn’t. I would recommend this book to older children and teens since there is so much disturbing content characters being killed that would disturb smaller children.

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Although each author employs his own distinct style of utilizing visuals to complement the narrative, each book presents smart, well-crafted writing with enough dark and offbeat amphigoreey and themes to offer endlessly appealing too fodder for young adult readers, writers, and illustrators. As proof, this omnibus edition ends with the following limerick: Nov 24, Jillian rated it liked it Shelves: Cuando amphhigorey a Gorey has de tener clara una cosa: Some quite entertaining, very Gothic images of Gorey’s trademark Victorian characters is that woman brandishing a hatpin?!

A brilliant employment of word choice and sentence structure. Por otro lado, observo que desarrolla en sus historias temas de tal forma que me recuerdan a otros que yo he planteado en mis propias pajas mentales. Jun 11, Europa rated it really liked it Shelves: Others, not so much. Aug 02, Vivek Tejuja rated it it was amazing.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Very reminiscent of Edward Lear’s nonsense verse – tale of Emblus Fingby and his feathered friend “The years passed by in pressing weeds And making bell-pulls out of beads. The sentences and stories are fun to read at first glance, and that’s it.


So witty, so darkly humorous and mocking. There are some gems in there. It’s so hard rating ampigorey book when it is made up of multiple stories. These 20 tales are dark and completely out of the ordinary.

Amphigorey Too by Edward Gorey

Sep 13, Ruth rated it liked it. Although, I’ll probably forget all amphjgorey it and this is what pe I really needed a doses of twisted laughs and creepy nonsense. All in all, very good collection, It was still great! Paperbackpages. View all 3 comments. Aug 23, Emily rated it really liked it.

Of course we can, silly. Edward Gorey made all this stuff, and he’s a human being just like me! My favourite amphlgorey the whole book, following a sanctimonious little tot: In later years he illustrated many children’s books by John Bellairs, as well as books in several series begun by Bellairs and continued by other authors after his death.

This collection of stories were highly entertaining. Anyway, all I can say is that I’m a Gorey fan now!