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Full Name: Edward Gorey
Biography:
(1925-2000) Writer, illustrator, playwright. Born in Chicago. He was a roommate of FRANK O'HARA at Harvard in 1946. Gorey graduated in 1950, having majored in French. He moved to New York City in the early 1950s to design book covers for Doubleday. He also did illustrations for the "New Yorker" and the "New York Times." Books include "The Unstrung Harp," "The Gashlycrumb Tinies," "The Doubtful Guest," "The Wuggly-Ump."
Author's Timeline:
1925 (Unknown) County
Born in Chicago, Illinois. 
1950 New York County
Moved to New York City in the early 1950s. 
1953 (Unknown) County
"The Unstrung Harp"
 
1963 (Unknown) County
"The Gashleycrumb Tinies"
 
1957 (Unknown) County
"The Doubtful Guest"
 
2000 (Unknown) County
 
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"The Wuggly-Ump"
 

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