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On Hashish

Walter Benjamin

Edited by Howard Eiland

Introduction by Marcus Boon

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PAPERBACK

$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674022218

Publication Date: 05/30/2006

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208 pages

4 line illustrations

Belknap Press

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Walter Benjamin (1892–1940) was the author of many works of literary and cultural analysis.

Howard Eiland is an editor and translator of Walter Benjamin’s writings.

Marcus Boon is Associate Professor of English at York University, Toronto.

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