Collier Books, 1962, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Reprint
preface and introduction by author and index. Plain card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. First published in 1919, and this being a new revised edition. "This important book, which was greatly admired by Freud and Havelock Ellis but savagely attacked when it appeared, was one of the first successful attempts to apply psychoanalytic concepts to literature. It heralded the advent of a significant new school of criticism would sought to uncover the unconscious sexual motivations of the writer and often revealed surprising divergences from his conscious artistic goals." -- from the rear panel blurb. Minor creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Foxing to the text block edges along with age toning. Revised Edition. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 202 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Psychology & Psychiatry. Inventory No: 0120715.