rabat Confessions of an English Opium Eater (Penguin Great Ideas) (Mass Market Paperback) by De Quincey Thomas s1UhTQud

  • Model: s1UhTQud
  • 2257 Antal på lager


Product Description:

Describing the surreal hallucinations insomnia and nightmarish visions he experienced while consuming daily large amounts of laudanum Thomas De Quincey's legendary account of the pleasures and pains of opium forged a link between artistic self-expression and addiction and paved the way for later generations of literary drug-takers from Baudelaire to Burroughs. Throughout history some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate dissent war and revolution. They have enlightened outraged provoked and comforted. They have enriched lives - and destroyed them. Now Penguin brings you the works of the great thinkers pioneers radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.