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Thomas De Quincey"s relation to German literature and philosophy

by William A. Dunn

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Published by Universitäts-buchdruckerei von J.H.E. Heitz in Strassburg (Germany) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859,
  • De Quincey, Thomas, 1785-1859 -- Influence

  • Edition Notes

    Statementvorgelegt von William A. Dunn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4537 .D8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[5] leaves, 136 p. ;
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6937098M
    LC Control Number04004319
    OCLC/WorldCa11079741

    Joel Black is a Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Georgia in Athens, has written extensively on subfields of literature and film studies areas such as romanticism, postmodernism, philosophy and history of science, and cultural is the author of The Aesthetics of Murder: A Study in Romantic Literature and Contemporary Culture () and The Reality. "Thomas De Quincey and Robert Pearce Gillies as Champions of German Literature and Thought" Ph.D. diss. Northwestern University, Favret, Mary. "Conclusion, or the Death of the Letter: Fiction, the Post Office, and 'The English Mail-Coach.'".

    home table of content united architects – essays table of content all sites De Quincey, Thomas British, – With William Hazlitt and Charles Lamb, Thomas De Quincey takes his place as one of the most influential and prolific essayists in Britain in the first half of the 19th century. His Collected Writings (–90) edited by.   As a sufferer of “suicidal despondency,” De Quincey argues that suicide motivated by personal self-interest is unjustified, but suicide that seeks to protect paramount interests of human nature is permissible. Source. Thomas De Quincey, “On Suicide,” in Essays in Philosophy. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., , pp.

    Thomas De Quincey T HOMAS D E Q UINCEY (–) was born at Manchester, England, the son of a merchant of literary tastes. He was a precocious student, but, revolting from the tyranny of his schoolmaster, he ran away, and wandered in Wales and in London, at times almost destitute. Buy The Works Of Thomas De Quincey: Literary Criticism by Quincey, Thomas De (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Thomas De Quincey.


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Heitz, (OCoLC) Named Person: Thomas De Quincey; Thomas De Quincey; Thomas De Quincey: Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William A Dunn.

Excerpt from Thomas De Quincey's Relation to German Literature and Philosophy The Collected Writings of Thomas De Quincey.

New and' enlarged edition. Edited by David Masson. Edinburgh é 14 vols. (quoted: Works.) The Uncollected Writings of Thomas De Quincey, with a preface and annotations by James Hogg.

London 2 : William A. Dunn. Full text of "Thomas De Quincey's relation to German literature and philosophy" See other formats. This is a bibliography of works by Thomas De Quincey (15 August – 8 December ), a romantic English writer. Chiefly remembered today for his Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (); De Quincey oeuvre includes literary criticism, poetry, and a large selection of reviews, translations and journalism.

His private correspondence and diary has also been published. De Quincey's Writings: Historical And Critical Essays. Paperback – October 2, by Thomas De Quincey (Author) See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Thomas De Quincey English essayist, critic, and novelist. A versatile essayist and accomplished critic, De Quincey used his own life as the subject of his most acclaimed work, the. Frederick Burwick, Thomas De Quincey: Knowledge and Power. Romanticism in Perspective Series. New York: Palgrave, xiii + pp.

$ (Hdbk; ISBN: ). Reviewed by Charles J. Rzepka Boston University Thomas De Quincey: Knowledge and Power reflects the accumulated wisdom of a lifetime devoted to the works of the English Opium-Eater, whose.

― Thomas De Quincey, Confessions of an English Opium Eater tags: audience, journalism, nonfiction, propriety, writing 38 likes/5(). Brief memoir of De QuinceyConfessions of an opium-eaterRichard BentleyDr.

Parr and his contemporariesLetters to a young man whose education has been neglectedJohn Paul RichterAnalects from RichterThe king of HaytiGoethe, as reflected in his novel of Wilhelm MeisterOn the knocking at the gate in MacbethHistorico-critical inquiry into the origin of the Rosicrucians.

De Quincey's Gothic Masquerade is what has long been needed, a study of Thomas De Quincey's Gothic and Gothic-related texts by a Germanist working on Gothic and specializing in Anglo-German literary relations. Variously identified as Gothic Hero, Gothic Parasite, and author of a Gothick sport, De Quincey is the dark horse of Gothicism, for while his work has, increasingly, been.

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( version), Thomas de Quinceys Confessions of an English Opium Eater and selections from Burke, Coleridge, and De Quincey. Our readings in postcolonial literature will include two major works that make use of Wordsworth ± Derek Walcotts long poem Another Life and ls memoir Enigma of Arrival.

Thomas De Quincey () was an English author and intellectual, best known for his book Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (). Inhe went to London to dispose of some translations from German authors, but was persuaded first to write and publish an account of his opium experiences, which that year appeared in the London Magazine/5(1).

Thomas was born the 15th of August,the fifth child, the second son. He was but seven years old when his father died; the family, however, due to the success of Mr.

de Quincey's business was to be left fairly well off. Mrs de Quincey, inwas to move to the fashionable city of Bath. By: Thomas de Quincey () The Hunter Thompson of the 19th Century, de Quincey is best known for his Confessions of an English Opium Eater (an activity shared with his hero, Samuel Coleridge, much to Wordsworth’s dismay).

However, de Quincey’s literary genius is best captured in his essays, and, according to Wikipedia: His immediate influence extended to Edgar Allan Poe, Fitz Hugh. Thomas De Quincey () was a English writer and intellectual, best known for his publication Confessions of an English Opium-Eater.

While some theorize that De Quincey's opium habit started as a form of self-medication for genuine physical ailments that afflicted him, by his own account, his first use of opium started in and was for "pleasure.". Thomas De Quincey's three essays 'On Murder Considered as One of the Fine Arts' centre on the notorious career of the murderer John Williams, who in brutally killed seven people in London's East End.

De Quincey's response to Williams's attacks turns morality on its head, celebrating and coolly dissecting the art of murder and its perfections.

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Bruce Taylor: volume four; Wisdom Literature, Homiletic narratives, and apocalypses by R. Bruce Taylor: The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley Vol. Thomas De Quincey. English writer Thomas De Quincey (–) wrote prolifically and in numerous fields, ranging from fiction to biography to economics, and often crossing genre boundaries in unclassifiable works that mixed exposition of others' ideas with autobiography and personal reflections.

He remains best known, however, for a single work: Confessions of an English Opium Eater (). Thomas De Quincey and the Making of a Murderer A LIFE OF THOMAS DE QUINCEY, But mostly Wilson’s book seeks to capture the .Founded by Joseph Mabley Dent inwith the goal of creating a volume library of world classics.

The goal was reached in Some numbers appear to have been reused as multi-part works were reissued in single volumes.De Quincey says that ever since he was a boy, he has always felt that the knocking on the gate of Macbeth’s castle immediately after the murder of Duncan “reflected back upon the murderer a.