Thomas De Quincey

Thomas De Quincey

Thomas Penson De Quincey ( /ˈtɒməs də ˈkwɪnsi/; 15 August 1785 – 8 December 1859) was an English essayist, best known for his Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821).

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Thomas De Quincey - Bibliography
... Logic of the Political Economy, 1844 Suspiria de Profundis, 1845 The English Mail-Coach, 1849 Autobiographical Sketches, 1853 Selections Grave and Gay, from the Writings, Published and ... Lessing, Goethe, German Translation by Thomas Klandt ... ISBN 3-927715-95-6 The Works of Thomas De Quincey, 21 vols (London Pickering and Chatto, 2000–2003) ...
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    If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he comes next to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination.
    —Thomas De Quincey (1785–1859)

    there it entwined like a true love’s knot
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