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6 edition of The Macabre Alphabet and Two Other Illustrated Tales found in the catalog.

The Macabre Alphabet and Two Other Illustrated Tales

by Ben Wu

  • 46 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Hats Off Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy - Short Stories (Single Author),
  • Fiction - Fantasy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8824276M
    ISBN 101587362449
    ISBN 109781587362446

      Considered a significant work in the art of French illustrated books is Grandville’s Les Fleurs Animées, a two-volume book of In early nineteenth-century France, historical developments affected the appeal and popularity of flowers, gardens, their symbolic value, and their place in society. MEDIEVAL MACABRE IMAGES: Gallery One. Gallery Two. Gallery Three. Gallery Four. Gallery Five. The Hans Holbein Alphabet of Death. The Hans Holbein Dance of Death. OTHER IMAGE COLLECTIONS AT GODE COOKERY: A Feast For The Eyes. Fantastic Fish of the Middle Ages. Medieval Woodcuts Clipart Collection. Mythical Plants of the Middle Ages. Tales of.

    A Curiously Creepy Alphabet Book is a rhyming poetry book for children who love scary things. The book explores rhyme, cadence and alliteration and builds vocabulary.   Edward Gorey and the Eccentric Macabre BY R.C. Harvey Edward St. John Gorey, author and artist and master of the macabre, was born ordinarily enough on Febru in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Edward Leo Gorey, a newspaperman, and Helen Dunham (Garvey) Gorey, a government clerk.

      A gorgeously illustrated glimpse into the mind of a young Edgar Allan young Eddie is falsely accused of destroying the Judge’s chicken coop, he is given one day to find the true culprit. Guided by logic, but entranced by the poetry of the paranormal, Eddie seeks to solve the mystery, along the way meeting Captain Mephisto, a darkly unusual magician who /5(2).   'Uncle Shelby's ABZ Book: A Primer for Adults Only' by Shel Silverstein If you loved Shel Silverstein as a kid, and you want to retain your nostalgia for the author of The Giving Tree, don't read this Shelby's ABZ Book is a kind of anti-alphabet. The letters aren't in the right order, for one, and Uncle Shelby's motives are clearly questionable.


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