The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy

£9.99

23 illustrated gothic tales from the dark corridors of the imagination of the creative genius behind ‘Batman’, ‘Edward Scissorhands’ and ‘Big Fish’. Burton’s illustrations evoke both the sweetness and tragedy of a cast of gruesomely sympathetic children – hopeful, yet hapless beings.

ISBN: 9780571345106 Author: Burton, Tim Publisher: Faber & Faber Publication Date: 4th October 2018 Imprint: Faber & Faber Cover: Paperback Dewey: 811.6 (edition:23) Pages: 128 Language: English Edition: 20th anniversary edition Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Twenty-three illustrated gothic tales from the dark corridors of the imagination of Tim Burton. Burton – the creative genius behind Batman, Edward Scissorhands, Sleepy Hollow and Nightmare Before Christmas, among others – now gives birth to a cast of gruesomely sympathetic children: misunderstood outcasts who struggle to find love and belonging in their cruel, cruel worlds. His lovingly lurid illustrations evoke both the sweetness and tragedy of these hopeful, yet hapless beings.

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