Thomas De Quincey Principal Works

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Principal Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Confessions of an English Opium-Eater (autobiography) 1822 [revised edition 1856]

“On the Knocking on the Door in Macbeth” (essay) 1823

“On Murder Considered as One of the Fine Arts” (essay) 1827

Klosterheim; or, The Masque (novel) 1832

“The Logic of Political Economy” (essay) 1844

Suspiria de Profundis (autobiography) 1845

“The English Mail-Coach” (essay) 1849

The Collected Writings of Thomas De Quincey. 14 vols. [ed. David Masson] (autobiography, criticism, and essays) 1889-90

The Uncollected Writings of Thomas De Quincey. 2 vols. (criticism and essays) [ed. James Hogg] 1890

The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey. 2 vols. [ed. A. J. Japp] (criticism and essays) 1891