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Confessions of an English Opium Eater: Being an Extract from the Life of a Scholar
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Createspace Independent Pub
Publication date July 8, 2015
Pages 112
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781514867464
ISBN-10 151486746X
Dimensions 0.26 by 7 by 10 in.
Original list price $8.95
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: "The sense of space, and in the end, the sense of time, were both powerfully affected. Buildings, landscapes, &c. were exhibited in proportions so vast as the bodily eye is not fitted to conceive. Space swelled, and was amplified to an extent of unutterable infinity. This, however, did not disturb me so much as the vast expansion of time; I sometimes seemed to have lived for 70 or 100 years in one night; nay, sometimes had feelings representative of a millennium passed in that time, or, however, of a duration far beyond the limits of any human experience". Confessions of an English Opium Eater is an autobiographical book by Thomas De Quincey depicting his addictions of both opium and alcohol.

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from Createspace Independent Pub (July 13, 2015); titled "Confessions of an English Opium-eater: Being an Extract from the Life of a Scholar"
9781515066590 | details & prices | 96 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.22 in. | List price $5.99
This edition also contains Confessions of an English Opium-eater: Being an Extract from the Life of a Scholar
About: When it was first published anonymously in the October 1821 edition of the London Magazine, Confessions of an English Opium-Eater was a literary sensation.
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from Createspace Independent Pub (July 8, 2015)
9781514867464 | details & prices | 112 pages | 7.00 × 10.00 × 0.26 in. | List price $8.95
This edition also contains Confessions of an English Opium-eater: Being an Extract from the Life of a Scholar
About: "The sense of space, and in the end, the sense of time, were both powerfully affected.
from Createspace Independent Pub (May 30, 2013); titled "Confessions of an English Opium-Eater: Being an Extract from the Life of a Scholar"
9781490301396 | details & prices | 162 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.37 in. | List price $7.99
About: Confessions of an English Opium-Eater was an autobiographical work by Thomas De Quincey.
from Createspace Independent Pub (January 26, 2013)
9781482082241 | details & prices | 142 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.32 in. | List price $8.95
About: A true and nightmarish journey to the heart of opium addiction as told by an educated 19th century addict.

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