Civilization and Its Discontents, Sigmund Freud
First English edition, first printing
London: Hogarth Press, 1930. Original cloth with Freud frontispiece, 144 pp. A very good copy. Binding sturdy and sound. Light shelfwear and rubbing to boards, minor bumping to corners, faint crease to spine. Owner's name and date to flyleaf, tanning to second leaf, scattered light foxing. Two leaves beginning at pp 45 have a piece missing along the edge, not affecting text. Published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press with leaf at front reading The International Psycho-Analytical Library No. 17. A scarce first edition of one of Freud's most influential works.