Joan Of Arc

Thomas de Quincey (1785-1859) was a British writer, journalist and essayist known today as one of the most original of his time. In this work, the author narrates and...

Confessions of an English Opium-Eater Pleasures of Opium, Pain of Opium

Confessions of an English Opium-Eater by Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859) was first published anonymously in 1821 in the London Magazine and was published in book form a year later....

Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

Thomas De Quincey’s highly charged and hauntingly accurate account of laudanum addiction is considered the root of all drug novels. From Poe to Burroughs, Confessions of an...

Os Últimos Dias De Immanuel Kant

"Thomas de Quincey é essencial para mim. Em 'Os últimos dias de Immanuel Kant', vemos um homem de grande inteligência, um homem de gênio, desintegrando-se aos poucos diante...

Bekenntnisse eines englischen Opiumessers

Der Gegenstand der Betrachtung und empirischen Analyse auf Basis jahrzehntelanger eigener Erfahrung ist das Opium. Der britische Schriftsteller Thomas de Quincey schildert Höhen...

Der Mord als eine schöne Kunst betrachtet

Der wohl berühmteste und berüchtigtste Text von Thomas de Quincey beginnt mit einer historischen Analyse des Mordes in wissenschaftlichem Gewand, welche gleichermaßen als...