De Quincey’s Highwayman

Quotation from┬áMurder, Considered as One of the Fine Arts by Thomas De Quincey, first published in 1827. Please note this was a fictional account of an address to a society that glorified muder, so treat references to the Lancashire Highwayman accordingly. "...yet, still I am of opinion that the best artist in this century was … Continue reading De Quincey’s Highwayman