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DE QUINCEY, Thomas

Confessions of an English Opium Eater.

Reprinted from the First Edition, with notes of De Quincey's Conversations by Richard Woodhouse, and Other Additions. Edited by Richard Garnett.

London, Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1885 Stock Code: 140249
£350.00
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Handsomely bound copy of De Quincey's best-known work, originally published in 1821.

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Description

Small octavo (155 x 95 mm). Contemporary dark green morocco, modern red morocco label, raised bands, compartments and boards richly gilt, yellow endpapers.

Condition

Extremities slightly rubbed, corners bumped and worn, short splits to inner hinges, endpapers toned, prelims and endmatter slightly foxed. A very good copy.

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