New York: Moffat, Yard and Company, 1918. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 72 pp. Maroon covered boards with white lettering on front cover and spine. This is the first English translation of Dr. Sigmund Freud's original German work, "Zeitgemässes über Krieg und Tod," which was actually not pulished separately in German until 1924. Bumping to head and foot of spine. Small dent on top of book. Signature of former owner on front endpaper, otherwise book is in very good - near fine condition. vg. Item #19178
Dr. Sigmund Freud wrote this work in an attempt to come to terms with the unprecedented horrors of the first World War, which had destroyed the illusion that humanity had progressed to a permanent high level of ethics and civilization.