Thomas de Quincey

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Thomas de Quincey, frontispiece van Revolt of the Tartars
Thomas de Quincey uit Modern English Books of Power, door George Hamlin Fitch

Thomas de Quincey (Manchester, 15 augustus 1785Edinburgh, 8 december 1859) was een Engels schrijver en intellectueel, het best bekend om zijn Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821).[1][2]

Bibliografie (selectie)[bewerken]

Logic of political economy, 1844
  • Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, 1822
  • On the Knocking at the Gate in Macbeth, 1823
  • Walladmor, 1825
  • On Murder Considered as one of the Fine Arts, 1827
  • Klosterheim, or The Masque, 1832
  • Lake Reminscences, 1834-40
  • The revolt of the Tartars 1837
  • The 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  • Selections Grave and Gay, from the Writings, Published and Unpublished, by Thomas De Quincey, 1853-1860 (14 vols.)
  • Romances and Extravaganzas, 1877
  • Collected Writings, 1889
  • Uncollected Writings, 1890
  • The Posthumous Works, 1891-93
  • Memorials, 1891
  • Literary Criticism, 1909
  • The Diary, 1927
  • Selected Writings, 1937
  • New Essays, 1966
  • The Works of Thomas De Quincey, 21 vols (London: Pickering and Chatto, 2000-2003) [De meest recente wetenschappelijke editie]

Noten[bewerken]

  1. Horace Ainsworth Eaton, Thomas De Quincey: A Biography, New York, Oxford University Press, 1936; herdrukt New York, Octagon Books, 1972;
  2. Grevel Lindop, The Opium-Eater: A Life of Thomas De Quincey, London, J. M. Dent & Sons, 1981.

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