This being Letter "G' for Gorey of 26 lettered copies printed. It was indeed his copy. Signed at the limitation page by Edward Gorey, Henry Toledano, Jim Weiland, and Malcolm Whyte. A special edition signed by the contributors. Blue cloth, lettered in silver on cover and spine, dust jacket, slipcase. A fine copy all around. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: More than 1000 entries on the printed works of Edward Gorey that include: first, foreign and reprint editions and their values; theatrical productions; art and book exhibits, articles by and about Gorey; original paintings, drawings and prints; collectibles and ephemera; and more, all in one compact, sturdy volume.
For libraries, bookseller and collectors Goreyography is a must.
About the Author: Henry Toledano is owner of Books, Etc, a rare and used book business in San Francisco and author of The Modern Library Price Guide (now in its 5th printing). His extensive experience in buying and selling Edward Gorey books inspired him to compile Goreyography and fill the pressing demand for an organized reference to Gorey's widely varied and prodigious output. It took Toledano four years to complete the book.
Title: Goreyography: A Divers Compendium of & Price...
Publisher: Word Play Publications,
Publication Date: 1996
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Word Play Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 096429222X A very nice book from private collection. Clean, tight, square copy with only light used wear. A very nice copy over all. NOT Ex-Library. NOT Remainder. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 035054
Book Description Word Play Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: VG+. Dust Jacket Condition: VG+. First Edition. An excellent, nearly new copy. Sharp corners, unmarked. The dust jacket has a light crease to the rear panel but is otherwise nearly fine. Not price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 67053
Book Description Word Play Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG096429222X
Book Description Word Play Inc, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Small promotional booklet for this title is laid in. An excellent copy, the jacket has a few light creases. ; 196 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 113273
Book Description Word Play Inc, 1996. hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Gorey, Edward (illustrator). First Edition. Stated first edition; dustjacket protected by brodart cover, very lightly bumped at top and bottom edges; cover and spine decorations and words in silver; bottom spine end ever-so-slightly bumped; binding tight; dustjacket, cover, edges, and interior intact and very clean; a lovely copy. Bookseller Inventory # 598362
Book Description Word Play Publications, San Francisco, California, 1996. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. N/A (illustrator). First Edition. 192 pages. Very minor shelf wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 45484
Book Description Word Play Inc. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 096429222X New: Packaged Carefully & Shipped Promptly. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # 001969
Book Description Word Play Publications, San Francisco, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition Stated. #94 of 226 limited special editions, flat-signed by Edward Gorey, Toledano, Weiland and Whyte, on a page tipped-in at the rear. Stated first edition. Black cloth binding, with bright silver foil embossed on the spine and both boards. Silver marbled endpapers. Silver dust jacket, with red, black and white lettering and illustration, now protected in an archival mylar cover. The book is in fine condition with no wear to report: it is clean, bright, square, crisp, with tight binding, sound hinges, and no markings (except the signatures and "94" on the colophon, of course!). Dust jacket has a faint 0.5" scratch (an imprint, not a tear) to its front panel, and a 2.5" crease to its front flap. Otherwise the DJ is crisp, clean, bright, with no tears, and overall it is in excellent, near fine condition. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 001321
Book Description Word Play Publications, 1996. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 096429222x Signed by Author(s) 096429222x Very Good. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: Very Good) Cloth with dust jacket. One of 200 signed by Gorey, Toledano, Weiland and Whyte. Very good copy in very good dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 78067
Book Description San Francisco : Word Play Publications, 1996. First Edition. SIGNED by all three authors. An exceptional copy; fine in an equally fine dw. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Literally as new; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages; Physical desc. : 192 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. Subject: Gorey, Edward, 1925-2000 - Catalogs 1 Kg. 192 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 163465