Welcome to the world of EDWARD St. JOHN GOREY " A parallel gothic universe, full of haunted mansions, strange topiary, and equally haunted and strange human beings" (Alison Lurie)This catalogue of Non-US editions would have been impossible to assemble without the kind help of other Gorey enthusiasts. Should you search for an edition marked as Currently unavailable, please don´t hesitate to contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , we will try our best to locate a copy for you.All prices include tax - Paypal is prefered payment for international orders - postage at cost only - all books will be securely bubble-wrapped and sent in sturdy card-box.
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Berlin, Kindler, 2001. 8°, hardcover.
First German edition of Category.
Fine.
ISBN 3-463-40411-7
20.5 x 15.5 cm
Price : 14.00 Euro

Eine Harfe ohne Saiten oder Wie man Romane schreibt

Berlin, Kindler, 2002. 8°, hardcover.
First German edition of The Unstrung Harp, translated by Wolfgang Hildesheimer.
Fine.
ISBN 3-463-40418-4
20.5 x 15.5 cm
Price : 14.00 Euro

Abgründe. Phantastische Zeichnungen und Bilderzählungen von Flora, Gorey, Murschetz, Sempé, Topor, Ungerer und Zimnik.

Karlsruhe, Badischer Kunstverein, 1975. 8°, softcover. Not in Toledano.
First German edition published on the occasion of an exhibition of the works of Gorey, Flora, Murschetz, Sempé, Topor, Ungerer und Zimnik in 1975. This slipcase contains 8 broschures, each with 16 pages of illustrations. Gorey´s contribution is a shortened version of The Blue Aspic. Language is English.
The softcovers are in excellent conditon, the slipcase, made of very thin cardbox, shows suntanning, Very Good+.
No ISBN
17.5 x 19.0 cm
Price : 72.00 Euro

Bizarr Grotesk Monströs - Karikaturen der Zeitgenossen

Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, 1978, 8° softcover.
First German edition of this exhibition catalogue, published on the occasion of an exhibition of numerous illustrators (Flora, Fellini, Gorey, Loriot, Sempe, Sendak, Topor, Ungerer, Steinberg et al) in the Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover in 1978. Contains a short biography of Edward Gorey and the following illustrations: Insect on Unicycle, Child on Cliff, In the Gymnasium and Child and Elephant Table.
Fine-.
No ISBN
20.0 x 20.0 cm
Price : 38.00 Euro

Literarische Bilderwelten des 20. Jahrhunderts

Stiftung Internationale Buchillustration von Kritter, Bad Homburg, 1994, 4°, softcover.
First German edition of this documentation on international book illustration. This is part IV, concentrating on illustrations in Great Britain and the USA, containing essays about Dulac, Sendak, Rockwell, Steadman, Rackham and many others. There is an introduction to the work of Edward Gorey and illustrations from La Chauve-Souris Doree. (The Gilded Bat)
First printing, Fine.
ISBN 3-88452-850-5
29.5 x 21.5 cm
Currently unavailable

Literarische Bilderwelten des 20. Jahrhunderts

Stiftung Internationale Buchillustration von Kritter, Bad Homburg, 1994, 4°, softcover.
First German edition of this documentation on international book illustration. Special edition (Vorzugsausgabe), limited to 100 numbered copies, double signed by Claire von Vliet and U. von Kritter. Loosely inserted is an original etching by Claire von Vliet. This is part IV, concentrating on illustrations in Great Britain and the USA, containing essays about Dulac, Sendak, Rockwell, Steadman, Rackham and many others. There is an introduction to the work of Edward Gorey and illustrations from La Chauve-Souris Doree. (The Gilded Bat)
First printing, unbound galley with slight spotting on cover. else fine.
ISBN 3-88452-850-5
29.5 x 21.5 cm
Price : 98.00 Euro

McCauley, Kirby

Acht Stationen des Grauens
Rastatt, Moewig, 1984, 8°, softcover. Not in Toledano.
First German edition of Dark Forces, contains The Stupid Joke translated as Ein dummer Streich by Elisabeth Simon.
Shelf-wear, paper darkened, Very Good.
ISBN 3-8118-1813-9
18.0 x 11.5 cm
Currently unavailable

ad libitum Sammlung Zerstreuung Nr. 6

EAST Berlin, Volk und Welt, 1987. 8°, softcover. Not in Toledano.
The only complete story (The Curious Sofa) by Edward Gorey ever published in the then still existing German Democratic Republic.
Very Good+
ISBN 3-353-00225-1
19.0 x 12.0 cm
Price : 18.00 Euro

Das Magazin

EAST Berlin, Berliner Verlag, 1976, 8°, softcover.
First mention of Edward Gorey in an East German publication! Contains an essay by Herbert Sandberg about Gorey and drawings from The Doubtful Guest.
Very Good.
No ISBN
23.0 x 16.5 cm
Price : 18.00 Euro

Das Magazin

EAST Berlin, Berliner Verlag, 1983, 8°, softcover.
First East German edition. Contains an essay by Herbert Sandberg about Gorey and 8 bicycles drawings from various stories.
Very Good.
No ISBN
23.0 x 16.5 cm
Price : 18.00 Euro

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