The story of an intrepid voyage of epic proportion with a hero unequaled in the annals of literature. Gorey is "a man of enormous erudition . . . an artist and writer of genius" - The New Yorker.
Features 14 pairs of yellow shoes, turnip fields (but no turnips), a dead alligator and an obelisk.
" A treasure of its kind." - small bookshop owner, Kensington