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Thomas De Quincey, English essayist, best known for his Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821)

Thomas Penson De Quincey (August 15, 1785 – December 8, 1859) was an English essayist, best known for his Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (1821). Many scholars suggest that in publishing this work De Quincey inaugurated the tradition of addiction literature in the West.

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