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diary of Thomas De Quincey, 1803

Thomas De Quincey

diary of Thomas De Quincey, 1803

here reproduced in replica as well as in print from the original manuscript in the possession of the Reverend C.H. Steel ; edited by Horace A. Eaton

by Thomas De Quincey

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Published by Noel Douglas in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsEaton, Horace Ainsworth, 1871-
The Physical Object
Pagination252 p. :
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14566485M

^Horace Ainsworth Eaton, Thomas De Quincey: A Biography, New York, Oxford University Press, ; reprinted New York, Octagon Books, ; ^ Grevel Lindop, The Opium-Eater: A Life of Thomas De Quincey, London, J. M. Dent & Sons, ^ The later building on the site (adjoining John Dalton Street) bears a stone inscription referring to de Quincey ^ Eaton, pp. 1–40; Lindop, pp. 2–


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The reading of the Liverpool circle and the Diary should lead to reassessments of this period in De Quincey's development. De Quincey, Thomas, Title: Confessions of an English Opium-Eater Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Opium abuse -- England Subject: Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography Subject: De Quincey, Thomas, Subject: Drug addicts -- Great Britain -- Biography Category.

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