The English Opium Eater

The English Opium Eater

A Biography of Thomas De Quincey

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A biography on Thomas de Quincey, the writer who engaged with nearly every facet of literary culture, and whose writing was a tremendous influence on Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Dickens, and William Burroughs.
Publisher: New York :, Pegasus Books :, Distributed by W.W. Norton,, 2010.
Edition: First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
ISBN: 9781605981321
Branch Call Number: 828.809 D426M
Characteristics: xvii, 462 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm


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Algonquin_Lisa Mar 10, 2011

If you have interest in 19th century literature this book's filled with great information on De Quincey as well as other figures of the period. A serious, somewhat scholarly read still accessible for those looking for great coverage of the period.


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