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The Hapless Child

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Published by Pomegranate .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Form - Parodies,
  • Humor

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10935748M
ISBN 100764944681
ISBN 109780764944680
OCLC/WorldCa229336343

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The Hapless Child is widely regarded as one of Gorey’s best books; happily it is now back in print after an absence of many years, so that we can all enjoy weeping for CHarlotte Sophia again and again, and again. Download Edward Gorey the Hapless Child –. The Hapless Child is widely regarded as one of Edward Gorey’s best books; happily it is now back in print. The sorry tale of petite Charlotte Sophia’s catastrophic life is classic Gorey stuff—orphaned, mercilessly hazed by schoolmates, enslaved by a brute.   The Hapless Child Book reviews, poetry and the ramblings of a lightly unhinged mind. Pages. Home; Ramblings; Reviews; Poetry; Short Stories; The Hapless Child "Charlotte Sophia was left in the hands of the family lawyer."(Edward Gorey). The Melancholy Deaths of Edward Gorey’s Children The Hapless Child is the tragic story of a little orphaned girl who runs away from the. I know that Edward Gorey liked to put announcement cards into many of his drawings, but I did not notice them in every book I will have to take.

  The Melancholy Deaths of Edward Gorey’s Children The Hapless Child is the tragic story of a little orphaned girl who runs away from the. I know that Edward Gorey liked to put announcement cards into many of his drawings, but I did not notice them in every book I will have to take.   The Hapless Child is the second volume in the Ivan Obolensky triad. The first edition has a pinky/ purple cover and once again, it is a paperback book that can be difficult to find in excellent condition because when the book has been read a few times it shows signs of wear quickly. referencing The Hapless Child And Other Inscrutable Stories, LP, Album, Gat, WATT/4 My goodness what a record, the dark, shiver-inducing prose of Edward Gorey, wonderfully sung by Robert as always, married to Rypdal's bleeding heart guitar and Mantler's superb arrangements.   The Hapless Child is widely regarded as one of Gorey's best books; happily it is now back in print after an absence of many years, so that we can all enjoy weeping for CHarlotte Sophia again, and again. Seller Inventory # AAC More information about this seller | Contact this seller 9.