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GOREY, Edward.

A Gorey Festival.

[Comprising:] The Fatal Lozenge; The Curious Sofa; The Hapless Child; The Sinking Spell.

New York, Ivan Obolensky Inc.; Astor-Honor Inc., [1968] Stock Code: 141376
£150.00

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Notes

First edition thus, first printing, of this little collection of Gorey's stories, all previously published separately between 1960 and 1964.

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Description

4 volumes, quarto. Original colour pictorial wrappers, titles in black to spines and front covers. Housed in the publisher's green paper-covered slipcase with colour pictorial title label to front panel (corners rubbed, a few damp stains).

Illustrations

Monochrome illustrations throughout by Edward Gorey.

Condition

Spines a touch sunned, a few faint marks to covers, internally crisp; a near-fine set.

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