First edition: Boston: Anne and David Bromer, 1989. Decorated boards with cover label. Limited to 400 copies, 290 of which are numbered and signed by Edward Gorey (110 deluxe limited and signed copies -- see below). Note: This is a miniature book 1-1/2" x 1-1/4".
First deluxe limited and signed edition: Boston: Anne & David Bromer, 1989. White boards with black stamping; black leather label with gold stamping on spine; white paper label stamped in black on front cover; issued in a slipcase covered in black cloth and black and white pattern liner; a white label stamped in black and hand-painted in metallic casein, pasted on front of slipcase. Limited to 110 copies numbered 1-110, signed and with each drawing hand-painted in metallic casein by Edward Gorey. A first edition statement appears as part of the colophon. Note: This is a miniature book 1-1/2" x 1-1/4".
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