Signed limited first edition, one of only 100 numbered copies signed by Gorey, of his screenplay for an unproduced silent film.
THE BLACK DOLL
A recurring figure in Gorey's work, THE BLACK DOLL is imagined as the final installment of a serial in the style of director Louis Feuillade's "Fantômas," whose work had a profound influence on Gorey.
Read more: Toledano, Goreyography, A49b.
New York: Gotham Book Mart, 1973. 6.75'' x 4.75''. Original black paper boards, pictorial paste-on (the only illustration). In original black slipcase. 52,  pages. Signed by Gorey on the limitation page. One tiny spot of wear to front joint, else fine. Slipcase with no bumps or repairs.
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