Beyond the Pleasure Principle (Jerome Kavka's copy). Sigmund FREUD.

Beyond the Pleasure Principle (Jerome Kavka's copy)

London: Hogarth Press / Institute of Psycho-Analysis, 1950. First Thus. "New" Impression; first printing of this translation. Octavo; publisher's green cloth boards; 90pp. Ownership label of Jerome Kavka, M.D. Tight, straight copy; VG. New translation by James Strachey (replacing the earlier translation by Hubback).

Personal copy of Chicago psychiatrist Jerome Kavka (1922-2012), long-time supervising analyst at the Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis. Kavka is most noted for having been, as an intern, Ezra Pound's attending therapist at St. Elizabeth's Hospital. In that capacity he helped mount a successful insanity defense, saving Pound from a death sentence for treason.

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