The Milk of Paradise: The Effect of Opium Visions on the Works of DeQuincey, Crabbe, Francis Thompson, and Coleridge.

Publisher: Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1934.
Edition: First edition, one of 300 copies printed.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 26422


8vo, original decorated wrappers with a printed paper label on the upper wrapper, [86] pages.


The first book by literary critic Meyer Howard Abrams (1912- ), a study of the opium addiction of four famous romantic poets and its effect on their creative processes. This pioneering work was published in the series Harvard Honors Theses in English, and though it is well represented in libraries, it is rare in the trade.

Price: $300.00

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