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Gorey, Edward 1925-2000

Overview
Works: 1,062 works in 2,159 publications in 6 languages and 61,949 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  History  Sources  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Creator, Signer, Designer, Instrumentalist, Other, Author of introduction, Artist, Set designer
Classifications: PZ7.B413, FIC
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Most widely held works by Edward Gorey
The house with a clock in its walls by John Bellairs( Book )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and German and held by 2,523 libraries worldwide
A boy goes to live with his magician uncle in a mansion that has a clock hidden in the walls which is ticking off the minutes until doomsday
Old Possum's book of practical cats by T. S Eliot( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in English and held by 2,342 libraries worldwide
These playful verses by a celebrated poet have delighted readers and cat lovers around the world ever since they were gathered for publication in 1939. As Valerie Eliot has pointed out, there are a number of references to cats in T.S. Eliot's work, but it was to his godchildren, particularly Tom Faber and Alison Tandy, in the 1930s, that he first revealed himself as "Old Possum" and for whom he composed his poems
The shrinking of Treehorn by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
34 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,664 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
Basic writings on politics and philosophy by Karl Marx( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
The American transcendentalists : their prose and poetry by Perry Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1,397 libraries worldwide
Anthology of works by New England writers of the early 1800's
The spell of the sorcerer's skull by John Bellairs( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
The disappearance of Professor Childermass prompts Johnny Dixon to search for clues--a tiny skull among them--which unleash demonic forces and lead Johnny to a confrontation with terror on a deserted Maine island
The ghost in the mirror by John Bellairs( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,116 libraries worldwide
Rose Rita Pottinger and Mrs. Zimmermann are transported back to 1828 to save the Weiss family from being destroyed by a wicked wizard
You read to me, I'll read to you by John Ciardi( Book )
7 editions published between 1962 and 1987 in English and held by 1,101 libraries worldwide
Humorous poems to read aloud to children alternating with poems beginning readers can read themselves. Grades 1-4
The eyes of the killer robot by John Bellairs( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Johnny Dixon is put in jeopardy when he and Professor Childermass try to find a robot made many years ago by an evil wizard
A documentary history of art by Elizabeth Basye Gilmore Holt( Book )
in English and held by 1,041 libraries worldwide
Excerpts from original sources (including letters, journals, and essays) are translated here for students of art history. Each selection is preceded by a brief biography of the author. [Review, Oberlin Art Library Staff, BQP 12July2001]
Amphigorey by Edward Gorey( Book )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Given in memory of Ethel A. Tsutsui, Ph. D. and Minoru Tsutsui, Ph. D
The trolley to yesterday by John Bellairs( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 988 libraries worldwide
Johnny Dixon and Professor Childermass discover a trolley which transports them back to Constantinople in 1453 as the Turks are invading the Byzantine Empire
Treehorn's treasure by Florence Parry Heide( Book )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
For one brief day the leaves of the maple tree in Treehorn's backyard turn into dollar bills
Echoes of bats and men by Donald R Griffin( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Red Riding Hood : retold in verse for boys and girls to read themselves by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers( Book )
15 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Retells in verse the adventures of a little girl who meets a wolf in the forest on her way to visit her grandmother
The mansion in the mist by John Bellairs( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
While spending the summer in an old house on a desolate Canadian island, Anthony Monday and Miss Eells discover a chest that can transport them to another world and a maniacal group who are plotting the destructon of people on Earth
How old is the earth? by Patrick M Hurley( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 913 libraries worldwide
The man who sang the sillies; [poems] by John Ciardi( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-five humorous and nonsense poems
The vengeance of the witch-finder by John Bellairs( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 725 libraries worldwide
In 1951, while visiting a distant cousin in the English countryside, thirteen-year-old Lewis Barnavelt accidentally unleashes demonic forces and summons the ghost of an evil wizard bent on killing the Barnavelt family
Brer Rabbit and his tricks by Ennis Rees( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 1994 in English and held by 662 libraries worldwide
Rhymed versions of "Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby, ", "Hello, House!," "Winnianimus Grass and Whipmewhopme Cake," first collected by J.C. Harris
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Dowdy, Regera, 1925-2000

controlled identity Goré, Ædwyrd

controlled identity Mude, O., 1925-2000

controlled identity Ward, E. D., 1925-2000

controlled identity Weary, Ogdred, 1925-2000

controlled identity Weedy, Garrod, 1925-2000

controlled identity Wryde, Dogear, 1925-2000

Bloody, Edward 1925-2000
Blutig, Eduard.
Blutig, Eduard 1925-2000
Bluting, Edward
Dogyear, Drew.
Dogyear, Drew 1925-2000
Dowdy, Mrs Regera
Dowdy, Regera.
Dowdy, Regera 1925-2000
Edgy, Wardore.
Edgy, Wardore 1925-2000
Edward Gorey Amerikaans schrijver
Edward Gorey amerikansk skribent
Edward Gorey rysownik amerykański, ilustrator
Edward Gorey scrittore e illustratore statunitense
Edward Gorey US-amerikanischer Autor und Illustrator
Edward St. John Gorey
Gewe, Raddory.
Gewe, Raddory 1925-2000
Gorey, Eduard 1925-2000
Gorey, Edward
Gorey, Edward S. 1925-2000
Gorey, Edward Saint John
Gorey Edward Saint John 1925-2000
Gorey, Edward St. John
Gorey, Edward St. John 1925-
Gorey Edward St. John 1925-2000
Gorey Saint John 1925-2000
Gorey, St. John.
Gorey St. John 1925-2000
Gori Edvard
Grewdead, Roy.
Grewdead, Roy 1925-2000
Grode, Redway.
Grode, Redway 1925-2000
Mude, O.
Müde, O. 1925-2000
Pig, Edward.
Pig, Edward, 1925-2000
Ward, E. D.
Ward, E. D., 1925-2000
Weary, Ogdred.
Weary, Ogdred 1925-2000
Weary, Ogred 1925-2000
Weedy, Garrod.
Weedy, Garrod 1925-2000
Wodge, Dreary.
Wodge, Dreary 1925-2000
Wryde, Dogear.
Wryde, Dogear 1925-2000
Έντουαρντ Γκόρι
Гори, Эдвард
إدوارد جوري
ادوارد گوری نویسنده آمریکایی
ئەدوارد گۆرەی
고리, 에드워드 1925-2000
エドワード・ゴーリー
ゴーリー, エドワード
愛德華·戈里
Languages
English (229)
German (21)
Spanish (17)
French (6)
Swedish (2)
Korean (1)
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