Lacan’s Seminar on “The Purloined Letter” : Map of the Text : 1988 : John P. Muller and William J. Richardson

by Julia Evans on January 1, 1988

P77-82 of John P. Muller and William J. Richardson (eds) The Purloined Poe: Lacan, Derrida and Psychoanalytic Reading : 1988: Baltimore MD and London : The John Hopkins University Press

Availability of Map of the Text : here

Further Information : The Purloined Poe: Lacan, Derrida and Psychoanalytic Reading : 1988 : John P. Muller and William J. Richardson (Editors & Authors) or here

Note: p77 Footnote The major headings accompanied by Roman numerals (I-VII) correspond to the sections marked by the unnumbered but distinct breaks in the French text.

Key texts from Muller & Richardson : 1988:

Thomas Ollive Mabbott, Text of “The Purloined Letter,” with Notes   [p3-27]

Available on request from je.lacanian@icloud.com

Jacques Lacan, Seminar on “The Purloined Letter,” translated by Jeffrey Mehlman             [p28-54]

Note : This translation does not include Lacan’s three appendices to the text ‘Le séminaire sur “La Lettre volée”’: as published in Écrits : Paris, du Seuil: 1966 : p11-61 : For availability in English translation see Seminar on ‘The Purloined Letter’ : 26th April 1955 : Jacques Lacan or here  & Écrits : 1966 : Jacques Lacan : See here

 

December 2018 : To request a copy of any text whose weblink does not work, contact Julia Evans: je.lacanian@icloud.com : For fuller details, see Notice : Availability of texts from LacanianWorks by Julia Evans on 7th December 2018 or here

 

Julia Evans

Practicing Lacanian Psychoanalyst in Earl’s Court, London

 

Further Texts

By John P. Muller here

By William J. Richardson here

By Jacques Lacan here

Topology and the Lacanian clinic here

Some Lacanian History here

Case studies : characters from fiction here

Case studies : characters from plays (and the plays) here

Écrits : 1966 : Jacques Lacan or here

Autres Écrits: 2001 : Jacques Lacan or here