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Freud

By Corinne Maier
Illustrated by Anne Simon

I lived in Vienna a hundred years ago... I'm as famous as Shakespeare or Einstein, thousands of books have been written about me. I explored an unknown territory, the human mind. I'm Freud, I'm the founding father of psychoanalysis, and let me tell you, i

This is the story of one of the most important figures of the twentieth century, Sigmund Freud. Masterfully distilled, beautifully illustrated and humourously recounted by Maier and Simon, this book is a necessary an entertaining introduction to the genius of Freud.

  • Using comics and illustration to explore complex scientific ideas, similar to recent comic biographies of Bertrand Russell and Richard Feynman
  • A must for high school science teachers and forward thinking university bookstores
  • Essential for public libraries across the country

About the author

Corine Maier is a noted psychoanalyst and author of over 15 titles. Hello Laziness and No Kids have both been translated into the English language to critical acclaim.

About the illustrator

Anne Simon was born in 1980 in France. She studies in the Beaux-Arts in Angoulême, and then in the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, one of the most prestigious art schools in France. In 2004, she received the New Talent prize at the Angoulême festival, and she released her first comic book Persephone in the Underworld in 2006.

ISBN: 9781907704734
Imprint: Nobrow
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: October 1, 2013
Dimensions: 225 x 300mm, 64pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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