Les Paradis Artificiels; Du Vin Et Du Haschisch

Softcover, Genève: Éditions Pierre Cailler, 1946. Very Good with no dust jacket.

Square, tight binding. Clean, age-darkened pages. Pages are uncut. Book has been preserved in original glassine jacket; wraps are clean, bright, with light edge rubbing. 212 pp. ; Book is in the French language. Reprint of 19th century French poet and critic Baudelaire's 1860 "Les Paradis Artificels," a book about the state of being under the influence of hashish and opium, and in which he theorizes that such drugs may enable humankind to establish an ideal world. Also included is "Du Vin et du Haschisch" (1851) , about the effects of alcohol and hashish on creativity. Les Trésors De La Littérature Française; 8.0" tall; 212 pages.

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