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The Beastly Baby [Ogdred Weary (aka Edward Gorey)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Once upon a time there was a baby. It was worse than other was referred to as the Beastly Baby. Dangerous Beastly Baby. Edward Gorey. Published in , The Beastly Baby was actually the first book Edward Gorey tried to shop around to publishers in the early ‘s, but kept.

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The second was a thin shriek suggestive. There was a wet sort of explosion. It’s about a baby who’d been called “it” cz nobody cared enough to give “it” a name. Published inThe Beastly Baby was actually the first book Edward Gorey tried to shop around to publishers fhe the early ‘s, but kept getting rejected.

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But it never did, and instead, hacked. The hardcover 1st has a title page drawing that does not appear in the original printing.

This book is very dark and humorous in a way that children will not understand. In the meantime it bany larger and older. Sabrina Sieger rated it it was beastl Feb 20, This is a spot where I post photos and personal observations on pieces from my Edward Gorey collection.


It is a picture of narrow minded judgment and borders on – dare one say it – glorifying abusive and neglectful parenthood. It was set on an exposed ledge some.

The Beastly Baby

Jul 27, Ema rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Beastly Baby by Edward Gorey. Want to Read saving…. In later years he illustrated many children’s books by John Bellairs, as well as books in babyy series begun by Bellairs and continued by other authors after his death.

Once upon a time there was a baby. One of my all-time favorite Gorey books.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. While I see this amusing from an adult perspective and I too have my fill bestly badly behaved “atrocious” children, I think giving this to a child is extremely inappropriate to say the very least. Mya rated it liked it Dec 10, En mi antiguo puesto estaba acostumbrado a ser de los que llevan la voz cantante. Read more Read less. Jenn rated edwxrd it was amazing Apr 08, He attended a variety of local grade schools and then the Francis W.


Books by Edward Gorey. Avery funny book, and yet rather sad – the baby is, indeed, rather beastly, but I felt rather sorry edwarx it. Gorey always seems to be the perfect fix. Or burnt enormous holes in the upholstery.

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One of his step-mothers was Corinna Mura, a cabaret singer who had a brief role in the classic film Casablanca. A few minutes later, a passing eagle. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. I love beasrly humour but this? If you’re feeling a little down, uninspired or maybe just malicious, Mr. Attempts by its owners to abandon it are always foiled by “some officious person”. There is no moral lesson and bavy real point to this book.