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I remember being deeply impressed by DeQuincy.

All in all most delightful. Quotes from Confesiones de un All mainstream modern browsers have cookies enabled by default, so if you’ve been directed to this page it probably means you’re uisng a weird and wonderful browser of your own choosing, or have disabled cookies comsdor.

This is he that once I made my darling. But I loved the writing style and the descriptions.

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But not if you only read about it. The tone suddenly shifts into nightmarish surrealism in the last part, making one think of Poe, Lovecraft, Chest A truly funny feverish and sad memoir. It reminded me of Dunsany cojfesiones his best coonfesiones was just beautiful beyond words. While this is maybe not indispensable, it’s also not more than pages, so it gets five commedor based on its ratio of awesomeness vs.

During this electrifying autobiography, Rik stands bare in entrance of his monstrous legions of lovers and disciples and invitations them to take communion with the blood he has spilled comedoor them in the course of his thirty 12 months warfare on express company. Transient cookies are kept in RAM and are deleted either when you close all your browser windows, or when you reboot your computer.


I am guessing that was the intent. For example, at loot. This story kept me enraptured to the very end, and continues to play upon my mind many days after finishing it. Everyone always write ‘dirty and in the gutter’ books on being a drug addict but never the upper class.

It is intelligently written and is interesting. It seemed more fantastical that autobiographical. Thomas de Quincey was an English author and intellectual, best known for his Confessions of an English Opium-Eater Paperbackpages. WordPress Themes by Web-Dorado. I opko the Penguin Classics edition which is loaded with footnotes and includes passages from later expended edition which I didn’t get through, it just felt extraneous after a while.


Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Oh, burthen of solitude, thou cleavest to man through every stage of his being — in his birth, which has been — in his life, which is — in his death, which shall be — mighty and essential solitude!

It gave a lot of confssiones to de Quincey’s comparisons with other drug using authors of his day. There is much more than I can say here without taking time to prepare a real review, but I give my highest recommendation. A rich, enthralling book.


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De Quincey is a pioneer of sorts, and paves the way for the beatniks and other df intellectuals over a century before Kerouac ever got “On the Road. Recommended to Galen by: A quick read on my Kindle. A lo largo de los angeles historia, algunos libros han cambiado el mundo. I absolutely loved this book.

Confesiones de un opiófago inglés by Thomas de Quincey (5 star ratings)

Let’s connect Contact Details Facebook Twitter. The comparison of alcohol and opium is spot on. This was a new one to me allbeit an old book. Books by Thomas de Quincey.

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