New York: Bloomsbury, 2012. Gorey, Edward. Stated first edition, first printing. Hardcover. Item #46964
The story of Saint Melissa who, according to Gorey, was canonized for her Miracles of Destruction and whos letters are still to be delivered, her traps are still to be sprung, and objects she hid are still to be found... Illustrated laminated boards. According to the present director of the Gorey House, the cover illustration was done by Gorey for this work, but was never printed in book form in his life time. The other illustrations were chosen from other Gorey works by the Gorey Trust. A very fine, as new copy.