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Freud, S. (1923). Letter to Señtor Luis Lopez-Ballesteros Y De Torres. The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud, Volume XIX (1923-1925): The Ego and the Id and Other Works, 289.

Freud, S. (1923). [SES289a1]Letter to Señtor Luis Lopez-Ballesteros Y De Torres. The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud, Volume XIX (1923-1925): The Ego and the Id and Other Works, 289

[SES289a1]Letter to Señtor Luis Lopez-Ballesteros Y De Torres Book Information Previous Up Next Language Translation

Sigmund Freud

[SES289a2]Letter to Señtor Luis Lopez-Ballesteros Y De Torres

[SES289a3]When I was a young student, the desire to read the immortal Don Quixote in the original of Cervantes led me to learn, untaught, the lovely Castilian tongue. Thanks to this youthful enthusiasm, I am able to-day—at an advanced age—to test the accuracy of your Spanish version of my works, the reading of which invariably provokes in me a lively appreciation of your very correct interpretation of my thoughts and of the elegance of your style. I am above all astonished that one who, like you, is neither a doctor nor a psychiatrist by profession should have been able to obtain so absolute and precise a mastery over material which is intricate and at times obscure.

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