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  • And we've managed to survive Bond's 101 Uses for a Dead Cat (1981), Gorey's The Gashlycrumb Tinies (1963), and Belloc's Cautionary Tales for Children (1907), to name some earlier books in the same mode.

    Archive 2008-10-01

  • Haven't had a chance to see this week's shows yet thank goodness for DVR, but last week I realized that Siobhan's shoulder tattoo is the cover art for Gorey's Gashlycrumb Tinies.

    American Idol Season 9

  • I tried to think of something for you along the lines of the Gashlycrumb alphabet, but it was late and I was tired and my creativity failed me. flutter Said,

    D is for Dirty, That’s Good Enough for Me | Her Bad Mother

  • The Gashlycrumb Tinies: "N is for NEVILLE who died of ennui"

    Coffee Cup Browsing (Bizarro Edition)

  • This is as good as The Gashlycrumb Tinies and that Hilaire Belloc poem about what happens to bad children.

    my first dictionary | clusterflock

  • I like Siouxsie, but you may want to pick up a copy of The Gashlycrumb Tinies (Edward Gorey) and find which character that doll looks most like, because she does!

    Tuesday Rambling, and a WonderBaby Hatstravaganza! | Her Bad Mother

  • Not too long before that, I kept finding five or six extraordinary shadow boxes at a time by Bryn Oh at the IBM and Rezzable sandboxes, featuring her take on Edward Gorey's alphabet, or as it is officially known: The Gashlycrumb Tinies.

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • He is also one of the most prolific machinimators on the grid... case in point, yesterday he produced 31 (THIRTY ONE!) videos centered around the 26 letters in the alphabet featured in Bryn Oh's Gashlycrumb Tinies (by Edward Gorey) exhibit at arcspace (teleport directly from here).

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • I have only one of Edward Gorey's books, and that is The Gashlycrumb Tinies, a macabre but funny little collection of drawings that can be used to teach children the alphabet.

    Edward Gorey

  • Edward Gorey's The Gashlycrumb Tinies is how I teach children the alphabet.

    The Sudden Curve:

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