Gorey


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Gorey

Edward St. John. 1925--2000, US illustrator and author, noted for his bizarre humour in such works as The Unstrung Harp (1953) and The Wuggly Ump (1963)
References in periodicals archive ?
I'm sure that Edward Gorey was influenced by the Hoffman (book),'' says McDermott, a pleasant, personable chap who seems perpetually on the lookout for surprises.
Edward Gorey, the fabled illustrator and storyteller who died April 15 at age 75, was also a committed fan of the New York City Ballet (ever seen that cartoon emblem with the feet in the five ballet positions?
Gorey was employed at Coopers & Lybrand, now a part of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC, a multinational consulting firm.
Dealz boss Leonard Brassel said: "We are excited to be expanding the Dealz portfolio in Ireland with the opening of our new store in Gorey.
Colin Webb of the ISPCA's Gorey branch said: "The people who did this obviously need psychological help.
It is believed the jeep Mark and his pals were travelling in had been taken from a Gorey caravan park owner shortly before it skidded and plunged into the icy sea.
The proposed M11 Gorey to Enniscorthy Motorway comprises the construction of three new sections of road namely sections of the M11, N30 and an N80 link.
The court was told Cash, from Hollyfort Road, Gorey, drove his car up a laneway, took off his shirt setting it alight to help torch the vehicle, which was later found by gardai completely burned out.
Bruce Reimer, President and Chief Executive Officer, Les Jezuit, Chairman, and Daniel Gorey, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host the call.
Shane Gorey, who belied his relative inexperience when losing his 10lb claim on Mutakarrim
Every time you go down to the beach, you really have to take a look at what the ocean is saying that day, what direction the waves are coming, how fast they're coming," said Delia Gorey, a 30-something Ventura chiropractor.
Inacom shares our vision to increase customer satisfaction," said Michael Gorey, U.