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The epiplectic bicycle

Edward Gorey

The epiplectic bicycle

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Edward Gorey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3513.O614 E6
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] l. (chiefly illus.)
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5217105M
LC Control Number75093550


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If we were looking at it as a regular story, I’d say that the two aforementioned are the two protagonists, but this is no regular book. The Epiplectic Bicycle is one of the Gorey's usual stories told through ink drawings accompanied by pithy captions.

This tale concerns Embley and Yewbert, two children who are distracted from their pastime of hitting each other with croquet mallets by a sentient bicycle that appears out of nowhere/5(60).

Vintage copy of The Epiplectic Bicycle by Edward Gorey. This is a smaller sized book. Illustrations are black and white. Has a copyright of Covers have some wear including crushing and creases on all corners and edges.

It looks like someone used the end of a pen to make indentations on the5/5(). See what Make It Books (makeitbooksio) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. Early life. Edward St. John Gorey was born in parents, Helen Dunham (née Garvey) and Edward Lee Gorey, divorced in when he then remarried in when he was One of his stepmothers was Corinna Mura (–), a cabaret singer who had a small role in the classic film Casablanca as the woman playing the guitar while singing "La Marseillaise" at Rick's Café Awards: Tony Award (costume design); Deutscher.

5) The Epiplectic Bicycle: This, according to some readers, is one of Gorey’s “lighter books.” “Children only beat each other with croquet mallets in this one,” writes a reviewer on. The Gashlycrumb Tinies (): An alphabet book featuring the various gory deaths of 26 small children.

The Epiplectic Bicycle (): Two children ride a strange and seemingly magical bicycle on a journey of gothic nonsense. The Haunted Tea-Cosy: A Dispirited and Distasteful Diversion for Christmas. The Epiplectic Bicycle: Edward Gorey: Bloomsbury Publishing So fun to find this teensy book sitting among the hulking monsters on the “G” adult fiction shelf, like a thin little sliver of mushroom smished between two hearty slices of rustic country loaf.