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Author Hilton, Frank.

Title Baudelaire in Chains [Axis 360 electronic resource] : A Portrait of the Artist as a Drug Addict.

Imprint Chicago : Peter Owen Publishers, 2003.
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Description 1 online resource (293 p.)
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Contents Front Cover; Praise; About the book & About the author; Title Page; Acknowledgements; Dedication; Preface; Contents; List of Illustrations; 1. The Problem; 2. False Trails; 3. Hashish; 4. Opium; 5. Growing Up; 6. On the Town; 7. Running Wild; 8. Tantrums; 9. Addiction; 10. Tough Love; 11. Writer's Block; 12. Getting Drunk; 13. Hangovers and Ennui; 14. In Remission; 15. Tripping; 16. Withdrawal; 17. Taking the Cure; 18. Going Straight; 19. Hello, Old Friend; 20. A Jealous Mistress; 21. Last Calls; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Plates; Copyright; Contacts Page; Some Authors
Summary An acclaimed and most unusual biography of Baudelaire, showing him ensnared by his passions for poetry, prostitutes, and drugs.A crucial link between romanticism and modernism, Charles Baudelaire is a pivotal figure in European literature and thought. His influence on modern poetry is immense. In the English language, where his literary reputation is less well known, it is his link with drug culture that gives him contemporary resonance. It is commonly known that Baudelaire used.
Subject Baudelaire, Charles, 1821-1867 -- Drug use.
Baudelaire, Charles, 1821-1867.
Poets, French -- 19th century -- Biography.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version: Hilton, Frank Baudelaire in Chains : A Portrait of the Artist as a Drug Addict Chicago : Peter Owen Publishers,c2003 9780720611809
ISBN 9780720616569
0720616565
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