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Legacy Library: Edward St. John Gorey

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About my libraryThe Edward Gorey Personal Library collection at San Diego State University library comprises over 26,000 books. What is included in this legacy library is a small subcollection of those. These are descriptions of the physical books that Edward St. John Gorey (1925-2000) collected in his lifetime. Over 6,000 titles are cataloged now and the work continues. To search the EGPL collection at San Diego State University library, go to to search this unique collection.

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Real nameEdward St. John Gorey

LocationEdward Gorey Personal Library at San Diego State University

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Member sinceJan 6, 2012

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