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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Trilogia. L Altra Statua, Il Pipistrello Dorato and L Ospite Ambiguo

Milano, Libri Edizioni, 1973. 8°, hardcover. Toledano A 56.
First Italian edition of The Other Statue, The Gilded Bat and The Doubtful Guest, translated by Bruno Cavallone.
In Very Good condition only. Three pages have a long crease and the cover shows wear and some stains. Corners a bit pushed. So far we haven t seen a better copy, the boards seem to be especially vulnerable.
No ISBN
18.0 x 22.0 cm
Price : 98.00 Euro
Another copy available, in Very Good - condition only. Green "R"-stamp on FEP, one page has a small hole in the text- side, the cover shows considerable wear and some stains. Corners are pushed and spine has closed tears.
Price: 68.00 Euro

L'ospite Sgradito e altri 12 racconti d´umorismo nero

Milano, Rizzoli Editore, Biblioteca Universale, 1994, 8°, softcover. Toledano A 111.
First Italian edition of The Object Lesson, The Hapless Child, The Willowdale Handcar, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, The West Wing, The Blue Aspic, The Sopping Thursday, The Glorious Nosebleed, Les Passementeries Horribles, The Loathsome Couple, The Stupid Joke and The Prune People. Second Italian edition of The Doubtful Guest, translated by Guilano Dega. Introduction by Edmund Wilson.
ISBN 8-817-111-98-8
23.0 x 16.5 cm
Price : 68.00 Euro

L' ospite equivoco

Milano, Adelphi, 2004, 8°. hardcover.
Third Italian edition of The Doubtful Guest, earlier published in Trilogia and in L´Ospite Sgradito, translated by Bruno Cavallone.
Fine, unread condition.
ISBN 88-459-1886-6
12.0 x 18.0 cm
Price: 19.80 Euro

La bicicletta epiplettica

Milano, Adelphi, 2005, 8°, hardcover.
First Italian edition of The Epiplectic Bicycle, translated by Bruno Cavallone.
Fine, unread condition.
ISBN 88-459-1964-1
12.0 x 18.0 cm
Price: 19.80 Euro

Gattegoria

Milano, Adelphi, 2003, 12°, softcover.
First Italian edition of Category.
Fine.
ISBN 88-459-1816-5
14.0 x 14.0 cm
Price : 16.80 Euro

L´arpa muta overreo Mr. Earbrass scrive un romanzo

Milano, Adelphi, 2010, 12°, hardcover.
First Italian edition of The Unstrung Harp.translated by Matteo Codignola.
Fine.unread.
ISBN 978-88-459-2470-5
19.5 x 13.5 cm
Price : 16.80 Euro

Bellairs, John

La Pendola Magica
Milano, Biblioteca Universale, Rizzoli, 1975, 8°. Not in Toledano.
First Italian edition of The House with the Clock in the Wall, translated by Attilio Veraldi, cover illustration by Edward Gorey.
No ISBN
13.5 x 20.0 cm
Currently unavailable

Buchan, John and Edward Gorey

I Trentanove Gradini
Milano, Rizzoli Editore, 1979, 8°, hardcover. Not in Toledano.
First Italian edition of The Thirtynine Steps, translated by Lia Volpatto.
Shelf-wear and age-toning, else Very Good.
No ISBN
22.5 x 14.5 cm
Price: 48.00 Euro

Eliot, T.S.

Il Libro dei Gatti Tuttofare
Milano, Tascabili Bompiani, 1994, 8°, softcover. Not in Toledano.
First Italian edition of Old Possum´s Book of Practical Cats, translated by Roberto Sanesi, illustrations by Edward Gorey.
Very Good.
ISBN 88-452-2330-2
18.5 x 13.0 cm
Currently unavailable

Eliot, T.S.

Il Libro dei Gatti Tuttofare
Milano, Tascabili Bompiani, 2009, 8°, softcover. Not in Toledano.
Second Italian edition of Old Possum´s Book of Practical Cats, translated by Roberto Sanesi, illustrations by Edward Gorey.
ISBN 88-452-4116-5
19.0 x 12.0 cm
Price: 22.00 Euro

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