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Thomas De Quincey and Confessions of an English Opium-Eater: Opium as Medicine and Beyond

Jared T. Griffin Pennsauken, New Jersey, USA   If a man “whose talk is of oxen,” should become an Opium-eater, the probability is, that (if he is not too dull to dream at all)—he will dream about oxen: whereas, in the case before him, the reader will find that the Opium-eater boasteth himself to be […]