This fascinating antique text contains a collection of essays on a variety of subjects, written by Thomas Penson De Quincey and originally published in 1865. The essays contained herein include: On the Knocking at the Gate in Macbeth; Murder, Considered as one of the Fine Arts; Supplementary Paper on Murder; Joan of Arc; The English Mail-Coach; The Glory of Motion; The Vision of Sudden Death; Dream-Fugue; Dinner, Real, and Reputed; Orthographic Mutineers, and Sortilege On Behalf Of The Glasgow Athenaeum. A detailed and interesting compendium of articles full of thought-provoking expositions and masterful insights, this collection is sure to be of great value to those with an interest in the life and works of De Quincey's and is not to be missed by discerning students of English Literature. Thomas Penson De Quincey (1785 -1859) was a famous English essayist best remembered his seminal work, Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821). We are proud to republish this antique text now complete with a new introductory biography of the author.
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|Size: ||1.0 MB|
|Publisher: ||Seton Press|
|Date published: || 2014|
|ISBN: ||9781473394148 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|