Comments for: Rare Edward Gorey artwork — often haunting — shown in first Maine exhibit

Posted Oct. 02, 2012, at 4:07 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 02, 2012, at 10:34 p.m.

PORTLAND | Most people recognize illustrator Edward Gorey for his macabre drawings of children meeting horrifying fates — embedded in ice and devoured by mice, for example — as part of a rhyming alphabet book more likely to give nightmares than teach letters. But many people, Gorey scholars say, …

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