Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (Thrift Editions Ser.)

By: de Quincey, Thomas

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Impressive account -- admired for its introspective penetration and journalistic astuteness -- of author's early years as a precocious student of Greek and Latin, his adventures among the outcasts and prostitutes of London, studies at Oxford University, introduction to opium in 1804, and his longterm involvement with the drug.

Product Name: Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (Thrift Editions Ser.)

Author Name: de Quincey, Thomas

Categories: LSD, Drugs,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Mineola, NY, U.S.A., Dover Publications, Incorporated: 1995

ISBN Number: 0486287424

ISBN Number 13: 9780486287423

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good+

Type: Trade Paper

Seller ID: 009037

Description: 70pp. Reprinted from installments first published in 'London Magazine' in 1821. Cover wear.

Keywords: QUINCEY THOMAS 1785 1859 LITERARY CRITICISM EUROPEAN ENGLISH OPIUM ADDICTION DRUGS IRISH SCOTTISH WELSH,