The English language edition has been out of print for decades. One of Goreyís most beloved books, CATEGORY collects a series of fifty cat vignettes, originally created by the artist as accompaniments to a limited edition of his book Amphigorey.
Gorey once said, ìI canít conceive of a life without cats.î Now Gorey fans and cat lovers alike wonít have to conceive of a world without CATEGOREY.
Edward Gorey (1925-2000) may be best known for his mildly unsettling illustrated tales and cautionary alphabetsóThe Deranged Cousins, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, and The Doubtful Guest, among many others. He was also a playwright, an award-winning set and costume designer, and the creator of the animated introductions to the PBS series Mystery!