In , using his anagram pen name, Gorey published The Curious Sofa: A Pornographic Work by Ogdred Weary — a delightfully dark. Curious. 2 graphic a porno- work by. Ogdred. Weary. Page 2. TME. CURIOUS SOFA. Ogared Weary by. Harcourt Brace & Company. New York San Diego. One of Edward Gorey best works is The Curious Sofa. Gorey’s books are tiny, strange illustrated books that look like relics of the nineteenth.

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I had to revise my rating upon further review. Well, some of what happens in the story happens on furniture, but mostly Gorey is always being absurd and ironic, thanks for that, Ed.

It is up the reader to see between the lines and outside the frames of the illustrat If Florence and Emily from Little Britain were to write a pornography, this would be it.

According to reviews, there is nothing overtly sexual in the illustrations, sifa innuendos and strategically deployed urns and tree branches abound. How to Clean Shower Curtains Correctly.

It appeals to me. We follow Alice’s adventures as she sets off on a whim with Herbert and encounters alfresco dining, well hung men and dogs, sympathetic women and it all ends presumably badly with her screaming in a polar bear fur lined room. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

It will probably take you less than 10 minutes to read this book, but you will wonder about it for weeks to come.


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Smart Compose comes to Pixel 3 and four new languages. The final, psychedelic version of this title I show is the 1st Swiss edition in laminated boards. Apr 23, Calista rated it really liked it Shelves: Out With The Old Damn You Auto Correct! Astor-Honor Inc February 1, Language: Edward is even better in my mind now I read that Edward was poking fun of the Story of O with this.

It is what’s implied that makes this little book hilarious: K’s Page Super Spectacular. The House that Keith Built. Should I happen to read said book maybe I’ll get back here and do a review. Subscribe To Posts Atom. English Choose a language for shopping.

May 15, Cassandra rated it really liked it. I knew you were nasty underneath all your Chrious special drawings. At the beginning of the story, we find Alice eating grapes in the park when she cirious approached by Herbert.

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