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Hesburgh Libraries

Rare Books & Special Collections

The Edward Gorey Collection

The Edward Gorey Collection consists of over 400 items by or about Edward Gorey, including books, periodical articles, greeting cards, prints, broadsides, posters, theater programs, bookplates, sketches, and realia such as model stages settings, book cover mock-ups, rubber stamps, engraved blocks, pins, jigsaw puzzles, T-shirts, cloth bags, beanbags, and beach towels. These books and items were collected and donated by Ms. Suzy Conway and her brother Robert Conway ('66, '05 LL.D). The books from this collection may be found in the library catalog. There is an additional collection of printed ephemera, for which there is a finding aid available.