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Freud's mistress : a novel

Author: Karen Mack; Jennifer Kaufman
Publisher: New York : Published by G. P. Putnams Sons, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., [2013]
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tale inspired by the affair between Sigmund Freud and his sister-in-law depicts the struggles of Minna Bernays, an educated woman uninterested in conventional women's roles who becomes fascinated with her brother-in-law's pioneering theories.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Love stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Sigmund Freud; Sigmund Freud
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Mack; Jennifer Kaufman
ISBN: 9780399163074 0399163077
OCLC Number: 818953722
Notes: "AMY EINHORN BOOKS."
Description: 357 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Karen Mack & Jennifer Kaufman.

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A tale inspired by the affair between Sigmund Freud and his sister-in-law depicts the struggles of Minna Bernays, an educated woman uninterested in conventional women's roles who becomes fascinated with her brother-in-law's pioneering theories.

1895 Vienna. Minna Bernays finds herself out on the street and out of options. She turns to her sister, Martha, for help. Martha has her own problems-- six young children and an absent, disinterested husband who happens to be Sigmund Freud. While Martha is shocked and repulsed by her husband's "pornographic" work, Minna is fascinated. She and Freud embark on what is at first simply an intellectual courtship... yet something deeper is brewing beneath the surface, something Minna cannot escape.

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