The Resource The collected writings of Thomas De Quincey, by David Masson

The collected writings of Thomas De Quincey, by David Masson

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The collected writings of Thomas De Quincey
Title
The collected writings of Thomas De Quincey
Statement of responsibility
by David Masson
Title variation
Confessions of an English opium-eater
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Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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  • 1798 Irish Rebellion Collection (Boston Public Library)
  • Irish History and Culture Collection (Boston Public Library)
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1785-1859
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De Quincey, Thomas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
Literary form
mixed forms
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1822-1907
  • 1785-1859
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  • Masson, David
  • De Quincey, Thomas
  • Adam and Charles Black (Firm)
  • R. & R. Clark (Firm)
  • W. Heffer & Sons
  • Dublin Bookshop
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  • De Quincey, Thomas
  • Authors, English
  • English literature
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general
Label
The collected writings of Thomas De Quincey, by David Masson
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  • Title in red and black with ornamental blocked borders; includes publishers' advertising matter following text
  • Signatures (volume 1): [Áþ] B-2D́ı
  • Signatures (volume 2): [A℗ø] B-2F́ı 2Ǵþ
Contents
I. Autobiography from 1785 to 1808.-II. Autobiography and literary reminiscences.-III. London reminiscences and Confessions of an opium-eater.-IV.-V. Biographies and biographic sketches.-VI.-VII. Historical essays and researches.-VIII. Speculative and theological essays.-IX. Political economy and politics.-X-XI. Literary theory and criticism.-XII. Tales and romances.-XIII. Tales andprose phantasies.-XIV. Miscellanea and index
Extent
1 online resource (14 v.
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in navy blue publisher's cloth over boards. Spine title, author, volume numeration, imprint, and ornamental set of initials ("TDQ") stamped in gilt. Black endpapers. Printed on wove papers. Gilt head edges. Volume no.1 features booksellers' label of W. Heffer and Sons at tail of front pastedown. Free front endpaper verso features second-hand booksellers' price in pencil script at head, and ink stamp of Dublin Bookshop at tail. Half-title head features annotation in pencil script. Volume no.2 features second-hand booksellers' price in pencil script, and ink stamp of the Dublin Bookshop, on verso of free front endpaper. Leaf opposite features numerical marking (possibly shelf mark) in pencil script at tail. Half-title features annotation in pencil script at head. Some marginalia throughout volumes.
Other physical details
illustrations, frontispiece, port. (black-&-white))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The collected writings of Thomas De Quincey, by David Masson
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title in red and black with ornamental blocked borders; includes publishers' advertising matter following text
  • Signatures (volume 1): [Áþ] B-2D́ı
  • Signatures (volume 2): [A℗ø] B-2F́ı 2Ǵþ
Contents
I. Autobiography from 1785 to 1808.-II. Autobiography and literary reminiscences.-III. London reminiscences and Confessions of an opium-eater.-IV.-V. Biographies and biographic sketches.-VI.-VII. Historical essays and researches.-VIII. Speculative and theological essays.-IX. Political economy and politics.-X-XI. Literary theory and criticism.-XII. Tales and romances.-XIII. Tales andprose phantasies.-XIV. Miscellanea and index
Extent
1 online resource (14 v.
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in navy blue publisher's cloth over boards. Spine title, author, volume numeration, imprint, and ornamental set of initials ("TDQ") stamped in gilt. Black endpapers. Printed on wove papers. Gilt head edges. Volume no.1 features booksellers' label of W. Heffer and Sons at tail of front pastedown. Free front endpaper verso features second-hand booksellers' price in pencil script at head, and ink stamp of Dublin Bookshop at tail. Half-title head features annotation in pencil script. Volume no.2 features second-hand booksellers' price in pencil script, and ink stamp of the Dublin Bookshop, on verso of free front endpaper. Leaf opposite features numerical marking (possibly shelf mark) in pencil script at tail. Half-title features annotation in pencil script at head. Some marginalia throughout volumes.
Other physical details
illustrations, frontispiece, port. (black-&-white))
Specific material designation
remote

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