Welcome to the world of EDWARD St. JOHN GOREY " A parallel gothic universe, full of haunted mansions, strange topiary, and equally haunted and strange human beings" (Alison Lurie)This catalogue of Non-US editions would have been impossible to assemble without the kind help of other Gorey enthusiasts. Should you search for an edition marked as Currently unavailable, please don´t hesitate to contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., we will try our best to locate a copy for you.All prices include tax - Paypal is prefered payment for international orders - postage at cost only - all books will be securely bubble-wrapped and sent in sturdy card-box.
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Das Magazin

Formerly EAST Berlin, Berliner Verlag, October 2003, 8°, softcover.
First German edition. Contains an essay by ATAK about Gorey and several drawings.
Very Good.
23.0 x 16.5 cm
Currently unavailable

Lear, Edward and Edward Gorey

Die Jumblies
Frankfurt, Insel Verlag, 1970, 8°, hardcover, Toledano B 38c,
First German edition of The Jumblies, translated by Barbara Frischmuth.nted in an edition of 4,000 copies.
Slight age-toning, Very Good+.
12.0 x 18.0 cm
Price: 38.00 Euro

Updike, John

Die zwölf Schrecken der Weihnacht
Rowohlt, 1998. 8°, softcover.
Rare German special edition of The Twelve Terrors of Christmas, not issued for publicly sale, printed as a christmas present for friends of Rowohlt publishing house only. This copy from the library of the translator Hans Wollschläger, signed by him
Very Good+
21.0 x 10.5 cm
Price: 32.00 Euro

Eliot, T.S.

Old Possums Katzenbuch
Frankfurt, Suhrkamp, 1982, 8°, hardcover. Not in Toledano
First German edition of Old Possum's Book Of Practical Cats, translated by various, illustrations by Edward Gorey.
Later printing, Very Good+
ISBN 3-518-01010-7
18.0 x 12.0 cm
Price : 14.00 Euro

Gombrowicz, Withold

Die Besessenen
München, Hanser, 1989, 8°, hardcover. Not in Toledano.
First German edition of Opetani, translated by Klaus Staemmler, first printing, cover illustration from The Other Statue by Edward Gorey.
ISBN 3-446-15500-7
19.0 x 11.5 cm
Price : 28.00 Euro

Irving, John

Die Pension Grillparzer
Solo, Berlin, 2007, Audiobook CD.
First Swiss edition, read by German actor Klaus Löwitsch, 75 minutes.
ISBN 3-929079-36-4
12.5 x 14.0 cm
Price 24.00 Euro

Strich, Christian (editor)

So sind die Menschen!
Berlin, Deutsche Buchgemeinschaft, 1967, hardcover. Not in Toledano.
Book club edition. An anthology - contains a short biography, an early photo of Edward Gorey and the Swiss version of The Doubtful Guest, translated by Fridolin Tschudi. First published in the same year in Switzerland by Diogenes.
Slight indention on one edge, Very Good.
27.5 x 21.5 cm
Price : 32.00 Euro