Wadsworth Atheneum


Edward Gorey (1925–2000) was the creator of more than one hundred work - from a wealth of droll, darkly hilarious books to the animated opening sequence of the PBS television series Mystery. He once averred that he thought it best if we all felt “uneasy most of the time . . . because that’s what the world is like.”

What better way to promote this end than to send an occasional anonymous note or curious card? Women will wonder; boys will be baffled. The enigmatic images on the twenty notecards contained herein will establish a suitable mood for your sphinxlike scribbles and cryptic communiqués.

20 notecards, 5 each of 4 images.

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