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Thomas De Quincey

Thomas De Quincey: Selected Writings (21st-Century Oxford Authors) (Oxford University Press, 2019)

This book of selected writings, edited by Robert Morrison, introduces students to the life and work of nineteenth-century essayist, critic, autobiographer and addict, Thomas De Quincey.

The book offers a rich variety of De Quincey’s work, presenting it in chronological order to allow students to study his development and growth. It also includes a separate chronology providing details of his life, career and works.

Explanatory notes and commentary feature at the end of the book, providing students with a wealth of material and information to enhance their study, understanding and enjoyment of De Quincey’s work.

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