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Amphigorey Also by Edward Gorey - First Trade Edition - 1983 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: 640)

Amphigorey Also

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Amphigorey Also

by Edward Gorey

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near fine/very good
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About This Item

New York: Congdon & Weed, 1983. First Trade Edition. Cloth. Near fine/very good. A near fine first trade edition, stated first, in a very good dust jacket. Previous owner's name on first free end paper. Dust jacket chipped on front corners and head and tail of spine with minor loss. Quarto.

Synopsis

Amphigorey Also is another stellar collection of Edward Gorey's twisted art and stories. This compliation includes 17 stories: The Utter Zoo The Blue Aspic The Epileptic 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 Tuning Fork

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Details

Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
640
Title
Amphigorey Also
Author
Edward Gorey
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Near fine
Jacket condition
very good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Trade Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Congdon & Weed
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1983
Bookseller catalogs
Children's Books;

Terms of Sale

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Uncommon Works, IOBA

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Biblio.com member since: 2014
Gridley, California
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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
quarto
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[more]
tail
The heel of the spine.
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]

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