So great: T. S. Eliot’s iconic vintage verses about cats, illustrated and signed by the one and only Edward Gorey.
A surviving copy of Edward Gorey’s limited-edition lost gem The Green Beads, digitized.
More grimly whimsical Goreyana here.
Edward Gorey’s 1960 illustrations for H. G. Wells’s The War of the Worlds. Gorey was born on this day in 1925.
Happy birthday, Edward Gorey! Celebrate with The Gashlycrumb Tinies, his beloved 1963 alphabet book of grim misadventures.
In 1960, beloved mid-century pen-and-ink slinger Edward Gorey, born 88 years ago today, illustrated H. G. Wells’s The War of the Worlds – two classic masters of the macabre and wonderful, together at last.
What better way to start your week than with some vintage Edward Gorey?
Scrap Irony – the great Edward Gorey illustrates snarky mid-century cultural commentary
So great. Edward Gorey illustrates Little Red Riding Hood and two other classic children’s stories.
12 years ago today, the world lost Edward Gorey – remember him with his superb, irreverent black-and-white vintage illustrations.