The Bell, the Book, and the Spellbinder was published in the United States in 1997.


The lower half of the front cover artwork was featured within the collection, Edward Gorey’s Ghosts (2012), containing 24 illustrations culled from the artist’s vast career.

Printing History

First Printing

Copyright page

  • Stated First Edition
  • Number line: 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2
  • Trade edition

Dust Jacket (front inner flap)

  • Upper right corner: $14.99 (US) / $21.75 (CA)
  • Lower left corner: "10+"

Dust Jacket (back inner flap)

  • Bottom center: Jacket © 1997 by Edward Gorey | 1097/Printed in the U. S. A.

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