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Problems of Mysticism and its Symbolism.

New York: Moffat, Yard and Company, 1917. First English Edition. Hardcover. First published in German as "Probleme der Mystik und ihrer Symbolik." "Problems of Mysticism and its Symbolism" was Silberer's magnum opus. Taking as his starting point a Rosicrucian text known as the "Parabola Allegory," an alchemical writing with many parallels to the "Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz," he explores the ability of Freudian analysis to interpret it. Herbert Silberer (February 28, 1882 – January 12, 1923) was a Viennese psychoanalyst involved with the professional circle surrounding Sigmund Freud which included other pioneers of psychological study as Carl Gustav Jung. Very Good. Moderate shelf/edge wear, small amount of loss at head, joints reinforced with tape, ownership stamps at ffep and rfep, else tight, bright, and unmarred. Red cloth, gilt titling, frontispiece. 8vo. v, 451pp. Illus. (b/w plates). pages, includes frontispiece of translator. Item #10351

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