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The Necessity of the Mind --An Analytic Study of the Mechanisms of Overdetermination in Automatic and Lyric Thinking and of the Development of Affective Themes in the Individual Consciousness

Caillois, Roger

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ISBN 10: 0932499406 / ISBN 13: 9780932499400
Published by The Lapis Press, Venice, CA, 1990
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Hardcover in original acetate dust jacket. First printing of first American edition. Book is crisp and clean, with tight binding and sharp corners. A touch of rubbing to board edges. Unclipped dust jacket is fresh and bright, imprinted with a praying mantis image. Published in France in 1981 under the title, "La Necessite d'esprit." Afterword by Denis Hollier. Illustrated with photos. Large 8vo. 161 pp. plus several pages of credits. Bookseller Inventory # 86463

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Title: The Necessity of the Mind --An Analytic ...

Publisher: The Lapis Press, Venice, CA

Publication Date: 1990

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First American Edition, 1st Printing.

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