Recently found by viaLibri....
2020-05-21 11:12:24
Freud, Sigmund. (1856–1939)
Autograph Psychological Analysis, Signed
1880. Used; Like New/Used; Like New. Autograph note signed in the hand of the legendary psychologist, giving a short psychological analysis of a female patient. On the letterhead of fellow psychologist Dr. Paul Federn, a representative of Freud and the Vice-President of the Vienna Psychoanalytic Society.ÂNicely framed behind glass with a photograph of Freud and a translation from German to English, as follows: "Miss Kirschbaum, At the present time: Depressions - fits of fear, not eliminatedÂeven with the approach of marriage. 10/21/21Â Freud." Some light wrinkling and toning visible to the autograph note, but overall in fine condition. Sight size 5.5 x 3 inches (14 x 7.3 cm), framed to an overall size of 15.5 x 21.5 inches.ÂAs hinted at in this note, Freud's views on marriage were undoubtedly problematic by today's standards. Recent scholars have been able to examine his own relationship with his wife-to-be, Martha Bernays, through the Brautbriefe (engagement letters) they exchanged over their four years of courtship in the 1880's. In Freud: The Making of an Illusion (2017), Frederick Crews writes: "In the ... engagement letters, we see Freud was already experiencing a problem that he would one day ascribe to all men: an inability, held over from early childhood, to reconcile female sexuality with maternal purity and devotion. His bride was supposed to arrive intact, submissive, and sexually ignorant, but also to reciprocate a lust that he hoped would outlast the honeymoon. Yet she was also expected to coddle him as her indulged son. That role, in … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Schubertiade Music & Arts [United States]
Check availability:

Search for more books on viaLibri

LINK TO THIS PAGE: https://www.vialibri.net/years/books/209203464/1880-freud-sigmund-1856acirc1939-autograph-psychological-analysis-signed

Browse more rare books from the year 1880