The hasheesh eater

being passages from the life of a Pythagorean
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Rutgers University Press , New Brunswick, NJ
StatementFitz Hugh Ludlow ; edited and with an introduction by Stephen Rachman.
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The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvi, 314 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL20860081M
ISBN 139780813538693
OCLC/WorldCa62535978

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The Hasheesh Eater: being passages from the life of a Pythagorean is an autobiographical book by the American novelist and journalist Fitz Hugh Ludlow in which he describes his altered states of consciousness and philosophical flights of fancy while using a cannabis extract.

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In the hasheesh-eater a virtual change of worlds has taken place, through the preternatural scope and activity of all his faculties. Truth has not become expanded, but his vision has grown telescopic; that which others see only as the dim nebula, or do not see at all, he looks into with a penetrating scrutiny which Reviews: 1.

Fitz Hugh Ludlow, sometimes seen as "Fitzhugh Ludlow," (Septem - Septem ) was an American author, journalist, and explorer; best known for his autobiographical book The Hasheesh Eater ().

He was the author of many works of short fiction, essays, science reporting and art criticism. He devoted many of the last years of his life Author: Fitz Hugh Ludlow. The Hasheesh Eater Book Description: Fitz-Hugh Ludlow was a recent graduate of Union College in Schenectady, New York, when he vividly recorded his hasheesh-induced visions, experiences, adventures, and insights.

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The Hasheesh Eater was published when Ludlow was twenty-one years old. The book was a success, going through a few printings in short order, and Ludlow, although he published both the book and his earlier article The Apocalypse of Hasheesh anonymously, was able to take advantage of the book's notoriety.

: The Hasheesh Eater: Being Passages from the Life of a Pythagorean: First Printing. Contents, Preface, Introduction, Appendix; xiv, [15] pages.

The original cloth is rubbed and has been sunned to brown, with blind decoration around the edges. The spine, fragile from sunning, has tears at the top and base with some loss.

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New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, Franklin Square, 12mo, pp. [i-v] vi-viii [ix] x-xiv [15] [ blank] [] appendix [ blank], flyleaves at front and rear, original decorated brown cloth, front and rear panels stamped in blind, spine panel stamped.The book The Hasheesh Eater, published inwas written by _____ and describes his cannabis-eating experiences over a four-year period.

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