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The Gashlycrumb Tinies

Edward Gorey

The Gashlycrumb Tinies

Or, After the Outing

by Edward Gorey

  • 116 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Beaufort Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Humor

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8162995M
    ISBN 100825303958
    ISBN 109780825303951
    OCLC/WorldCa15561468

    The Gashlycrumb Tinies: A Very Gorey Alphabet Book A delightfully dark vintage alphabet book from mid-century illustrator Edward Gorey, the Tim Burton of his day. Tim BurtonAlphabet BookDrawing For KidsCartoon DrawingsDark ArtBook IllustrationWatercolor PaintingsHorrorBlack And White. The Gashlycrumb Tinies: or, After the Outing is an abecedarian book written by Edward Gorey that was first published in Gorey tells the tale of 26 children (each representing a letter of the al This volume presents the work of Edward Gorey.

    In we celebrated the golden anniversary of the publication of The Gashlycrumb Tinies, Edward Gorey’s most iconic alphabet book and likely his best known work. Its images have graced postcards and posters, magnets and mugs: for Gorey lovers and for novices, affection for the Tinies endures.   The Ghastlytrump Tinies audiobook is a parody of Edward Gorey's The Gashlycrumb Tinies, except in a hypothetical Trump administration. Written by Mike Selinker, illustrated by .

    The Gashlycrumb Tinies. by Edward Gorey () (Joe Horn’s favorite artist since childhood!) A is for Amy who fell down the stairs. B is for Basil assaulted by bears. C is for Clara who wasted away. D is for Desmond thrown out of a sleigh. E is for Ernest who choked on a peach. F is for Fanny sucked dry by a leech. G is for George smothered under a rug. H is for Hector done in by a thug.   The Gashlycrumb Tinies: the Edward Gorey Alphabet Book Moody Moppet Gallery 6 Comments I’ve been wanting to own this book for a while now having seen it in a few bookstores in NYC.


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The Gashlycrumb Tinies by Edward Gorey Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ostensibly a children's book (but beloved by many adults), Edward Gorey's “The Gashlycrumb Tinies”, originally published inhas never set well with certain members of the reading public who decry its content as too disturbing, too sick, or simply just too much for their fragile constitutions (and, allegedly, the constitutions of any sheltered offspring they may have under their command)/5().

The Gashlycrumb Tinies comes in a string of more than 40 gems Gorey published in his lifetime, including favorites like The Epiplectic Bicycle and The Doubtful Guest.

His work, which spans over six decades, is collected in four excellent volumes entitled Amphigorey — I, II, III, IV — a play on the word amphigory, meaning a nonsense verse or composition. Edward Gorey () 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 /5(34). The Gashlycrumb Tinies: or, After the Outing is an abecedarian book written by Edward Gorey that was first published in Gorey tells the tale of 26 children (each representing a letter of the The Gashlycrumb Tinies book and their untimely deaths in rhyming dactylic couplets, accompanied by the author's distinctive black and white illustrations/5.

Format: Hardcover Gorey's use of horrific black comedy in the parameters of children's alphabet book is nothing less than unique and genius. Certainly grizzly and indefinitely entertaining, "The Gashlycrumb Tinies" is a staple in sick entertainment.5/5(3).

Hilariously creepy. The concept behind "The Gashlycrumb Tinies; or, After the Outing," by Edward Gorey, is brilliant in its simplicity. It consists of a series of rhymes about small children who suffer various deaths.

Each child has a name beginning with a different letter of the alphabet, and their grim fates are arranged alphabetically by name.5/5(4). Stored since Brand New & recently unearthed with other vintage Gorey material. This is the annual appointment book/calendar fromfeaturing the complete Gory book, "The Gashlycrumb Tinies" (where creepy children meet disastrous endings!) throughout its.

The Gashlycrumb Tinies by Edward Gorey was first published in and has been delighting and scaring kids in equal measure ever since. The author, who was known for being a little offbeat, created this darkly humorous ABC book where every letter connects to the strange death of a different child.

Website: TheEdwardGoreyHouse. Imgur. Perennially beloved by those of morbid humor, this ABC in rhyme and scratchy pen-and-ink tells of the tragic and various ends of a crew of wan, hapless kiddies.

"E is for Ernest who choked on a peach / F is for Fanny sucked dry by a leech."/5(). Edward Gorey's The Gashlycrumb Tinies is a wonderful book for those with an appreciation for the macabre. The artwork is cute and tells portrays the story well.

I bought this for my son's first A B C /5(). This is the annual appointment book/calendar fromfeaturing the complete Gory book, "The Gashlycrumb Tinies" (where creepy children meet disastrous endings!) throughout its blank, dated pages, all decorated with Gorey drawings.

The Gashlycrumb Tinies by Gorey, Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Edward Gorey () 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/5(K).

Edward Gorey’s books Edward Gorey Average rating:ratings 8, reviews distinct works • Similar authors/5. The Gashlycrumb Tinies poem by Edward Gorey. A is for Amy who fell down the stairs.B is for Basil assaulted by bears.C is for Clair who wasted away.

Page. : The Gashlycrumb Tinies () by Gorey, Edward and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K). out of 5 stars The Gashlycrumb Tinies. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 14 May Verified Purchase.

The book was in excellent condition and opened the door to the books available by the illustrator Edward Gorey and the review page for the illustrator indicated which books would be best suited to buy in order to get most of his work/5().

Edward Gorey's The Gashlycrumb Tinies is a wonderful book for those with an appreciation for the macabre. The artwork is cute and tells portrays the story well.

I bought this for my son's first A B C book. The wife doesn't necessarily approve, but she likes that it makes him giggle. One of my favorite works/5(). Buy The Gashlycrumb Tinies by Edward Gorey online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 4 editions - starting at $ Shop now.5/5(1).

Edward Gorey's The Gashlycrumb Tinies Book measures x inches (x cm) for $ "B is for Basil assaulted by bears "A new, small-format edition of one of Gorey's "dark masterpieces of surreal morality" (Vanity Fair) - a witty, disquieting journey through the alphabet. The Vinegar Works, including The Gashlycrumb Tinies, The Insect God and The West Wing by Edward Gorey 85 Ratings 6 Reviews published 4 editionsSeries Works: The West Wing, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, The Insect God.

About The Gashlycrumb Tinies. The perfectly creepy, amusing book that inspired Tim Burton, Neil Gaiman and Guillermo Del Toro. A is for AMY who fell down the stairs B is for BASIL assaulted by bears C is for CLARA who wasted away.

and so it goes on, an A to Z of poor little orphans and their untimely ends.The Gashlycrumb Tinies: Collector's Edition Hardcover – 17 Oct. by Edward Gorey (Author, Illustrator) › Visit Amazon's Edward Gorey Page. search results for this author.

Edward Gorey (Author, Illustrator) out of 5 stars ratings. See all /5().