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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and Other Writings
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from Buccaneer Books (June 1, 1987)
9780899666099 | details & prices | List price $24.95
About: This unique selection includes a number of texts not available elsewhere.
Paperback
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With Thomas De Quincey | from Digireads.Com (January 1, 2013); titled "Confessions of an English Opium Eater and Other Writings"
9781420946901 | details & prices | 154 pages | List price $9.99
This edition also contains Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and Other Writings
About: Thomas De Quincey, an English essayist during the turn of the nineteenth century, began life as a fairly sickly child, and would spend much of his life in the grips of one illness or another.
With Barry Milligan | Reissue edition from Penguin Classics (May 1, 2003); titled "Confessions of an English Opium Eater: And Other Writings"
9780140439014 | details & prices | 464 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.56 lbs | List price $15.00
About: The first literary addiction memoir, featuring the autobiographical Suspiria de Profundis, the inspiration for the 2018 horror film Suspiria, starring Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton and directed by Luca Guadagnino In this remarkable autobiography, Thomas De Quincey hauntingly describes the surreal visions and hallucinatory nocturnal wanderings he took through London—and the nightmares, despair, and paranoia to which he became prey—under the influence of the then-legal painkiller laudanum.
With Grevel Lindop | from Oxford Univ Pr (September 17, 1998)
9780192836540 | details & prices | 304 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $12.95
About: This selection of De Quincey's writings includes the title piece--his most famous work--as well as "On the Knocking at the Gate in Macbeth," "The English Mail-Coach," and the Suspiria de Profundis.
Reissue edition from Carroll & Graf Pub (October 1, 1985); titled "Confessions of an English Opium Eater and Other Writings"
9780881841305 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $4.95
About: This unique selection includes a number of texts not available elsewhere.
With Matthew J. Streb | from Oxford Univ Pr (August 1, 1985)
9780192816757 | details & prices | 4.75 × 7.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $9.95
This edition also contains Rethinking American Electoral Democracy
About: An English literary journalist narrates the circumstances that caused him to become addicted to opium in the early nineteenth century