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Writer and Illustrator Edward Gorey.

Macabre cartoonist and illustrator Edward Gorey talks to Terry from his house in Cape Cod (he's not fond of leaving home). His longtime favorite children's books include "The Curious Nosebleed," (Dodd, Mead) "The Loathesome Couple," (Dodd, Mead) and "Amphigorey," (G.P. Putnam's Sons) which was recently made into a musical that's currently playing in Philadelphia. You might have also seen his illustrations on the opening credits of the PBS show "Mystery."


Other segments from the episode on April 2, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 2, 1992: Interview with Geoffrey Wolff; Interview with Edward Gorey; Review of Leonard Bernstein's album "Candide."


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