Confessions of an Opium Eater courtesy of Gary LeBlanc

Book courtesy of Gary LeBlanc. Description courtesy of Paul Jackson

Confessions of an Opium Eater

 by Thomas De Quincy, 1898

#44 of 925

The book measures 8 3/4" x 5 1/2" and has 188 pages.  The body of text is Old Style Antiqua and 925 copies were printed on Boxmoor  paper and bound in paper over boards with a suede spine. Two cover variants of this book exist. The variant above is entitled Confessions of an Opium Eater and has three ornaments. The other variant is entitled The Opium Eater and has no cover ornaments. This book is listed in the 1899 catalog and sold for $2.00

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