WorldCat Identities

Gorey, Edward 1925-2000

Overview
Works: 6 works in 23 publications in 5 languages and 40 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humor  Poetry  Satire  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.H36, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Gorey
The shrinking of Treehorn by Florence Parry Heide( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the stories of Treehorn, a boy to whom very strange things keep happening which adults, from his parents to the meter reader, do not seem to think are noteworthy
Amphigorey by Edward Gorey( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Given in memory of Ethel A. Tsutsui, Ph. D. and Minoru Tsutsui, Ph. D
The Gashlycrumb tinies, or, After the outing by Edward Gorey( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawings show an alphabet of young victims and how they died
Sam and Emma by Donald Nelsen( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Sam, the dog, tries to explain that everyone should be allowed their own way of doing things, Emma, the cat, can only scoff at the animals they meet during their walk through the woods
The unstrung harp, or, Mr. Earbrass writes a novel by Edward Gorey( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A look at the literary life and its attendant woes: isolation, writer's block, professional jealousy, and plain boredom."
The hapless child by Edward Gorey( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Le brève et tragique vie de Charlotte Sophia est racontée dans cette satire à la manière des contes victoriens
 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.26 for The shrink ... to 0.51 for The haples ...)

The Gashlycrumb tinies, or, After the outing
Languages
English (15)

German (3)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
AmphigoreyThe Gashlycrumb tinies, or, After the outingThe hapless child