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The Loathsome Couple

Edward Gorey

The Loathsome Couple

by Edward Gorey

  • 122 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Congdon & Weed .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Humor

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8163001M
    ISBN 100825304113
    ISBN 109780825304118
    OCLC/WorldCa26564746

    The Loathsome Couple. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, (). First edition. Illustrated throughout by the author. 1 vols. 12mo. Black and white paper over Book Edition: First Edition. How Loathsome is a comic series by Ted Naifeh and Tristan Crane. It features androgynous Catherine Gore, a heroin addict living in the Bay Area. Also appearing are her drug dealer friend Nick, fellow junkie Alex, and a host of other colorful characters.

    The Loathsome Couple is a 3 Piece Psych/Sludge Metal Band From Seattle The members are: Matt - Guitar Tobias - Vocals Mike - Drums The Loathsome Couple play a bleak down-tempo blend of Sludge Metal with Hardcore and Psych influences thrown in for great : The Sludgelord.   Stage: ‘Hey, Rube’ Tells of Ritual Killing. By Mel Gussow. Another approach would be the one taken by Edward Gorey in his little black book, “The Loathsome Couple,” based on Author: Mel Gussow.

    Reluctantly I purchased it, hoping fervently it would prove distracting enough to get me through the next couple hours. It did. And how! It set me on a course of romance-devouring gluttony which I am still feeding twenty-five years later. Love and the Loathsome Leopard is not the romance I read in the Black Forest.   Ann Patchett, whose new novel is “The Dutch House.” The novel opens with the young Danny playing, hiding in the curtains, when he is told a visitor has arrived. He and Maeve peer over the top.


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The Loathsome Couple by Edward Gorey Download PDF EPUB FB2

Edward Gorey's THE LOATHSOME COUPLE is one of his usual stories consisting of pen-and-ink drawings and amusing captions. The thirty-one pages of the book tell the story of Harold Snodleigh The Loathsome Couple book Mona Gritch, two thoroughly repugnant people who fall in love and discover that their "life's work" is murdering children/5.

Edward Gorey's THE LOATHSOME COUPLE is one of his usual stories consisting of pen-and-ink drawings and amusing captions. The thirty-one pages of the book tell the story of Harold Snodleigh and Mona Gritch, two thoroughly repugnant people who fall in love and discover that their "life's work" is murdering children/5(5).

“THE TWO MET AT A SELF-HELP INSTITUTE LECTURE ON THE EVILS OF THE DECIMAL SYSTEM”: SIGNED LIMITED EDITION OF EDWARD GOREY’S THE LOATHSOME COUPLE. GOREY, Edward. The Loathsome Couple. New York: Dodd, Mead, ().

Small quarto, original pictorial paper boards, original dust jacket, original slipcase. The Loathsome Couple by Edward Gorey (, Hardcover with dust jacket) $ + $ Shipping. Wuggly Ump the by Gorey, Edward Hardback Book The Fast Free Shipping. $ Free shipping. Details about The Loathsome Couple hardback book Edward Gorey Seller Rating: % positive.

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Hardcover first edition book by Edward Gorey. Has dust jacket and inscription dated on blank page inside. Book is in overall good condition but the dust jacket has some smudging and fading. One corner, as shown, has been bruised. It has been stored with other (less collectible) books and moved from house to house for 40 Rating: % positive.

The Loathsome Couple The Loathsome Couple book reprinted in Amphigorey Also. When the Gorey Stories exhibition was being assembled at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, I introduced the curator/head librarian to the Gotham Book Mart so he could borrow original artwork for the show. About near fine, with some light wear to the extremities, light toning to the spine and top edges of the panels, a hint of faint offsetting to the free endpapers, otherwise bright pages.

A clean and attractive copy. While many of his works have a darker side, The Loathsome Couple is, according to Gorey himself, "its author's most unpleasant ever.". COVID Resources.

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From inside the book's front flap: "This book may well prove to be its author's most unpleasant ever." This tells the tale of a psycopathic couple whose "life's work" is to murder children. Gorey's Victorian Gothic satires are generally humorous, yet this one is. Buy The Loathsome Couple by Edward Gorey online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find The Loathsome Couple () by Gorey, Edward/5(). The Loathsome Couple. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, Gorey, Edward. First Edition.

Hardcover. First trade edition, duodecimo size, 64 pp. Near Fine / Very Good Plus. Item # Per the front dust jacket flap, "This book may well prove to be its author's most unpleasant ever"; however, nothing can dampen the inimitable style of Edward Gorey.

Consider the reaction of Robert Gottlieb -- then at Simon & Schuster and later the editor of the New Yorker -- when Gorey's agent presented him with "The Loathsome Couple," a tale based on the Author: Amy Benfer. Published in by Dodd, Mead & Company, The Loathsome Couple is a literary excursion down a side road for Edward Gorey.

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Loading Unsubscribe from Jc Navia. The Bug Book by Edward Gorey - Duration: ninecatsman 7, views. Edward Gorey fans will be used to his work but I have never actually read one before. This short work is as loathsome as its title. It is yet another example of the interesting things that pass our way.

The photograph is of the dust jacket so you can see that it is in fairly good condition. The book dates to Author: George Mason Friends. The Loathsome Couple The Loathsome Couple, released 15 October 1.

Kublai Khan (The Patriarch of Amstetten) 2. Aleph (The Blind Architect of Destruction) 3. Love Letter Pt. 1 (The Travails of a Dutch National) 4. Love Letter Pt. II (A Drowning) 5. Intermission 6. Born Into This (An Evisceration at Holy Mountain). Listopia > Couples Book Lists. Best Humorous Historical Romances.

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47 books — 29 voters My Most Favorite Romantic Books. 41 books — 21 voters Best YA Power Couples. Edward St. John Gorey (Febru – Ap ) was an American writer and artist noted for his illustrated books. His characteristic pen-and-ink drawings often depict vaguely unsettling narrative scenes in Victorian and Edwardian settings.

3 Personal life. Further reading. 10 External : Tony Award (costume design); Deutscher. Couples is a novel by American author John Updike.

The novel depicts the lives of a promiscuous circle of ten couples in the small Massachusetts town of Tarbox.

(The author was living in Ipswich, Massachusetts when he composed the book.) Much of the plot of Couples (which opens on the evening of Ma and integrates historical Publisher: Knopf.Buy a cheap copy of Amphigorey Too book by Edward Gorey.

Somber drawings illustrate short, enigmatic, and macabre tales and rhymes about murders, unusual animals, and mysterious events. Free shipping over $/5(5).In my opinion, she is a loathsome heroine. If the only major issue this couple had was the fact that Simon lied and didn’t want to have children, this book would have been cheesy, but altogether fine and moderately good.

The reason why I think this book is not good, and nor is it’s heroine, is that Daphne raped Simon.