Opium

Opium

The Diary of His Cure

Book - 2013
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From one of France's greatest literary artists comes this thrilling nonfiction account of drug addiction and the cure

Perhaps Jean Cocteau's most celebrated piece of nonfiction, this a truly gripping account of his drug addiction and cure, more than worthy of comparison with De Quincey's Confessions of an Opium Eater . The masterly illustrations also contained in this handsome volume, combined with his vivid, luxuriant prose can give no finer rendering of the agonies--and ecstasies--of addiction.

Publisher: London : Peter Owen, 2013.
Edition: New edition.
ISBN: 9780720615111
0720615119
Characteristics: 148 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Crosland, Margaret 1920-- Translator,

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