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INSANIA PINGENS

by Cocteau, Schmidt, Steck and Bader

Condition: Very Good/No Dust Jacket Present


CIBA:, 1961. 114 pages, 107 illustrations. "it is not the purpose of this book to prove anything, but to afford an insight into the wonders hidden in the depths of the human soul. The remarkable gifts displayed here by three psychotic patients open up to us a realm of weird poetry- a realm which the post, and the scientist, the art historican and the physician each strives in his own way to make accessible. Disease itself fades into insignificance before man's astonishing creative energy. To bar witness to the primaeval spirit of humanity is the sole aim of this pictorial album." VERY GOOD HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket Present. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, oblong.
  • Bookseller: PASCALE'S BOOKS US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 012008
  • Title: INSANIA PINGENS
  • Author: Cocteau, Schmidt, Steck and Bader
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket Present
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: CIBA:
  • Date published: 1961
  • Keywords: MENTAL ILLNESS, PYSHOTIC, PSYCHOSIS, ART, MENTALLITY
  • Bookseller catalogs: MENTAL ILLNESS AROUND US;
  • Subjects: MEDICAL / Mental Health;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, oblong

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