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The Gashlycrumb Tinies

(1963)
(A book in the Vinegar Works series)
A Picture Book by

 
 
"A is for Amy who fell down the stairs. B is for Basil assaulted by bears. C is for Clara who wasted away. D is for Desmond thrown out of a sleigh..." The rhyming couplets of this grim abecedarian are familiar, of course, to devotees of macabre humor, but the darkly crosshatched drawings are (as Poe put it) "the soul of the plot."



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Hardback Editions

October 2019 : UK Hardback

Title: Gashlycrumb Tinies
Author(s): Gorey Edward
ISBN: 1-4088-9142-5 / 978-1-4088-9142-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury
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October 1998 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Gashlycrumb Tinies
Author(s): Edward Gorey
ISBN: 0-7475-4160-4 / 978-0-7475-4160-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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October 1997 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Gashlycrumb Tinies
Author(s): Edward Gorey
ISBN: 0-15-100308-4 / 978-0-15-100308-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harcourt Brace
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December 1962 : USA Hardback
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Title: Gashlycrumb Tinies
Author(s): Edward Gorey
ISBN: 0-926637-01-0 / 978-0-926637-01-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Peter Weed
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December 1986 : USA Hardback

Title: The Gashlycrumb Tinies: Or, After the Outing
Author(s): Edward Gorey
ISBN: 0-8253-0395-8 / 978-0-8253-0395-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Beaufort Books
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December 1986 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Gashlycrumb Tinies
Author(s): Edward Gorey
ISBN: 0-396-08007-3 / 978-0-396-08007-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Beaufort Books, Inc.
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Paperback Editions

March 1978 : UK Paperback
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Title: Vinegar Works: Gashlycrumb Tinies
Author(s): Edward Gorey
ISBN: 0-510-00027-4 / 978-0-510-00027-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ernest Benn Ltd
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