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1 Ablow, Keith PSYCHOPATH
New York: St. Martin's Press, (2003). 0312266715 / 9780312266714 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. SIGNED by the author to the second blank leaf. 
"Frank Clevenger is a wonderfully flawed hero, as haunted by his own demons as the sociopath he faces, and Ablow writes like a man possessed--with a pace so blistering the pages will all but singe your hands."--Dennis Lehane. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Caper, Robert, M.D. IMMATERIAL FACTS: Freud's Discovery of Psychic Reality and Klein's Development of His Work
Northvale, New Jersey: Jason Aronson Inc., (1988). 0876689918 / 9780876689912 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. 266 pages, olive marbled endpapers, references, and an index. 
Foreword by Hanna Segal. This informative book focuses on the work of Sigmund Freud and British psychoanalyst Melanie Klein. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Carlson, Francis D., editor PHYSIOLOGICAL AND BIOCHEMICAL ASPECTS OF NERVOUS INTEGRATION: A Symposium Held Under the Auspices of The Society of General Physiologists at its Annual Meeting at The Marine Biological Laboratory Woods Hole, Massachusets, August 30-September 2, 1967
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc., (1968). First edition. From the library of physicist Daniel H. Deutsch, with address label to the front pastedown. Hardcover. Lightly faded blue endpapers, else very nearly fine in blue cloth with a gilt device to the front cover and titles in gilt to the front cover and spine; no dust jacket. 
391 pages; references at the end of each paper, and an index. The papers collected in this volume were originally presented at a symposium in Massachusetts in 1967, and address how the entire brain works by describing how a single nerve cell functions. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Esman, Aaron H. editor in chief ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY: The Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry; Volume 22
Hillsdale, New Jersey The Analytic Press, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Rear bottom corner tip lightly bumped, otherwise near fine in dust jacket. 
Volume 22 of this scholarly series covers adolescent daydreams, eating disorders, impulse control disorders, narcissistic and antisocial pathology, historical commentaries, and a special section on "ambient genocide and adolescence". 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Jarvik, Lissy F. and Winograd, Carol Hutner, editors. TREATMENTS FOR THE ALZHEIMER PATIENT: The Long Haul
New York: Springer Publishing Company, (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Owner's signature on front endpaper, and very slight fading to the spine, else a near fine copy without dust jacket. 
This informative work encompasses diagnosis, treatment, behavioral management, family assessment and community involvement to focus on Alzheimer's and related disorders as diseases which can be helped rather than as hopeless conditions. 
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6 Lerner, Arthur PSYCHOANALYTICALLY ORIENTED CRITICISM OF THREE AMERICAN POETS: Poe, Whitman, and Aiken
Rutherford/Madison/Teaneck: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, (1970). 0838675336 / 9780838675335 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in mauve-plum linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine lightly soiled dust jacket with slight age-toning to the spine. 130 pages; poetry examples; annotations; bibliography; and index. 
Dated in the year of publication and warmly inscribed and SIGNED by the author to the front endpaper. Poets of both the 19th and 20th century, Edgar Allan Poe, Walt Whitman and Conrad Aiken are exemplary subjects in this study of psychoanalytical poetry. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Lunbeck, Elizabeth THE PSYCHIATRIC PERSUASION: Knowledge, Gender, and Power in Modern America
Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, (1994). 0691048045 / 9780691048048 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in black cloth; in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration ''Figure in a Geometrical Setting'' by Madge Gill. 431 pages, thirteen b&w photographs, three figures, fourteen tables, note on sources, notes, and an index. 
A history of American psychiatry between 1900 and 1930, when the profession was transformed from an institutional study of the mentally ill to a respected science that helped people of society with their everyday difficulties. 
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8 Menninger, Karl A PSYCHIATRIST'S WORLD: The Selected Papers of Karl Menninger
New York: The Viking Press, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. A very good plus copy in a worn dust jacket that is chipped, torn, creased, shelf worn, and faded at the spine. 
Edited, with an introduction, by Bernard H. Hall, M.D. Thick octavo. 931 pages including reference notes, list of the published writing of Karl Menninger, and an index. 
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9 Palazzoli, Mara Selvini; Selvini, Matteo, editor; Pomerans, Arnold J., translator THE WORK OF MARA SELVINI PALAZZOLI
Northvale, New Jersey: Jason Aronson Inc., (1988). 0876689497 / 9780876689493 First edition in English. Hardcover. Tiny green spot to upper page edges, else very nearly fine, in natural cloth; in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 437 pages, references, and an index. 
A collection of writings by Palazzoli, edited by her son, that reveal the evolution of the thinking that resulted in radical new approaches to family therapy; includes the concepts of game metaphor, interventionist therapy, and self-starvation. 
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10 Thoma, Helmut ANOREXIA NERVOSA
New York: International Universities, (1967). First edition in English. Hardcover. A extensive scholarly study from a psychoanalytic view point. Near fine in dust jacket with a white streak along the spine. 
Translated from the German by Gillian Brydone. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Wang, Hsueh-hwa; Blumenthal, Marvin R.; Ngai, S.H., editors CENTRAL CONTROL MECHANISMS AND RELATED TOPICS IN HONOR OF S.C. WANG
Mount Kisco, New York: Futura Publishing Company, 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket. 
An overview of S.C. Wang's scientific work, including his contributions to respiratory neuropsychology, and chapters on related subjects such as vomiting and inspiration. 
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