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The Agony of Ecstasy Paperback – June 1, 2004


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 180 pages
  • Publisher: Continuum Intl Pub Group (June 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0826468217
  • ISBN-13: 978-0826468215
  • Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 5.6 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 9.1 ounces
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,485,487 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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'A thoughtful, sometimes brutally honest account. If you've ever wondered why young people take drugs, read The Agony of Ecstasy.'
(Oxford Times)

'in the tradition of literary drug-taking which stretches from Thomas de Quincey to Aldous Huxley and Hunter S. Thompson. It screams of teenage angst and the pressures to be cool, beautiful and self-possesed.'
(Times) --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

About the Author

Olivia Gordon is the daughter of two Oxford Dons - a Professor of Cellular Pathology and a Fellow in English Literature and biographer. She is South African by birth but now lives and works in London.

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