Little Masterpieces: Thomas DeQuincey [Selected Writings from Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and more]

By: DeQUINCEY, Thomas (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A 1901 edition in this collection of selected writings by the noted English essayist. Includes selections from his landmark: "Confessions of an English Opium-Eater" among others. With black and white frontis portrait of the author, as well as a brief introduction by editor Bliss Perry. An entry in the publisher's "Little Masterpieces" series of noted works in compact size. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in gilt on spine; publisher's blindstamped vignette to front cover. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as issued). --- The frontis tissue guard is missing, spine has darkened and gilt titling could be brighter, otherwise a sound, attractive copy.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xix, 157 pages

Title: Little Masterpieces: Thomas DeQuincey [Selected Writings from Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and more]

Author Name: DeQUINCEY, Thomas (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)

Categories: >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought,

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & McClure Co.: 1901

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 79443