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The Helpless Doorknob: A Shuffled Story by Edward Gorey


The possibilities for enjoying Edward Gorey’s The Helpless Doorknob are nearly endless! As Gorey himself explained in the original edition, this shuffle story is “made up of 20 cards which can be read in 2,432,902,069,736,640,000 different ways.” The 2.5 x 4 inch cards contains some of the following classic Gorey lines:

Andrew received a postcard from Amaryllis.

Arthur’s outdoor garments turned up in a guestroom closet.

A mysterious urn appeared in the grounds.

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