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Edward Gorey’s Illustrations for a 1960 Edition of “War of the Worlds”

Edward Gorey wrote over 100 books, and created his own goth-ish, quasi-Victorian aesthetic—despite only having left the United States once in his life. Before becoming well-known as an author in his own right, he worked for a few different publishers, doing cover art or art direction for novels and some nonfiction books. Several of his […]