Sigmund Freud’s texts available electronically

by Julia Evans on August 1, 2017

Note: These are all  Sigmund Freud’s texts.  The blue marking indicates it is a web-link to the text.

Note 2 : Further posts for the “Freud Sigmund” category : Available here

These notes are updated regularly and were first posted in February 2012

Julia Evans

Aphasia : 1891 : Sigmund Freud

Available here

An extract from this book is included in SEXIV, following the article The Unconscious : 1915

Draft E How Anxiety Originates : probably 6th June 1894

Draft E How Anxiety Originates : 6th June 1894? : Sigmund Freud or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 29th August1894 : Known as Letter 21

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 29th August1894 : Known as Letter 21 or here

Draft G Melancholia : probably 7th January 1895

Draft G Melancholia : probably 7th January 1895 : Sigmund Freud or here

The Project for a Scientific Psychology: 23rd & 25th September & 5th October 1895

Available here: The Project for a Scientific Psychology: 23rd & 25th September & 5th October 1895: Sigmund Freud or  here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of January 1st 1896 : known as Letter 39

see following for Draft K which was attached

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 1st January 1896 : Known as Letter 39 or here

Draft K : The Neuroses of Defence (A Christmas Fairy Tale) : 1st January 1896 :

attached to Letter of January 1st 1896 – see above

Draft K : The Neuroses of Defence (A Christmas Fairy Tale) : 1st January 1896 : Sigmund Freud or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 1st March 1896 : known as Letter 42

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 1st March 1896 : known as Letter 42 or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 2nd April 1896 : known as Letter 44

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 2nd April 1896 : known as Letter 44 or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 30th May 1896 : known as Letter 46

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 30th May 1896 : Known as Letter 46 or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 2nd November 1896 : known as Letter 50

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 2nd November 1896 : known as Letter 50 or here

Letter of December 6th 1896 to Wilhelm Fliess: Known as Letter 52 : Title ‘Periodicity and Self-Analysis’ : Sigmund Freud

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 6th December 1896 : Known as Letter 52 or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: April 6th 1897 : known as Letter 59

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Flies: April 6th 1897: Known as Letter 59 or available here

Letter to Wilhelm Fliess of 2nd May 1897 [known as Letter 61] & Draft L Notes (I) Architecture of Hysteria : 2nd May 1897 : Sigmund Freud

Letter to Wilhelm Fliess of 2nd May 1897 [Letter 61] & Draft L, Architecture of Hysteria : 2nd May 1897 : Sigmund Freud or here

Letter to Wilhelm Fliess of 21st September 1897 : known as Letter 69 : Sigmund Freud

Letter to Wilhelm Fliess of 21st September 1897 : known as Letter 69 : Sigmund Freud or here

Letter to Wilhelm Fliess of 15th October 1897 : known as Letter 71 : Sigmund Freud

Letter to Wilhelm Fliess of 15th October 1897: known as Letter 71 : Sigmund Freud or here  (Mentions both Oedipus & Hamlet)

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess : 31st October 1897 : Known as Letter 73

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 31st October 1897 : Known as Letter 73 or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 14th November 1897 : known as Letter 75

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess of 14th November 1897 : known as Letter 75 or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess : 22nd December 1897 : Known as Letter 79

Letter to Wilhelm Fliess of 22nd December 1897 : known as Letter 79 : Sigmund Freud or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 19th February 1899: Known as Letter 105

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess: 19th February 1899: Known as Letter 105 or here

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess known as Letter 114 : 6th August 1899

Letter from Sigmund Freud to Wilhelm Fliess known as Letter 114 : 6th August 1899 : Sigmund Freud or here

The Interpretation of Dreams: 1st November 1899 (published as 1900)

The Interpretation of Dreams: 1st November 1899 (published as 1900): Sigmund Freud  or here

A Premonitory Dream Fulfilled : 10th November 1899

A Premonitory Dream Fulfilled : 10th November 1899 : Sigmund Freud  or here

On Dreams:  1901a: Sigmund Freud

On Dreams : 1901: Sigmund Freud or here

The Psychopathology of Everyday Life : 1901 :  Sigmund Freud

SE Vol. 6. pp. 8-12 :

You will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here : Reference found by Bruno de Florence 

Jokes and their relation to the Unconscious : 1905 : Sigmund Freud

Published SEVIII

You will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here : Reference found by Bruno de Florence

Minutes of the Vienna Psychoanalytic Society: meeting of February 13th 1907

Freud’s comments on Wedekind’s ‘Spring Awakening’ 1907 :February 13, 1907

Comments on the play ‘Spring Awakening’ by Franz Wedekind :January 1, 1891

FreudFive Lectures on Psycho-Analysis: 1909:

Available here

Freud: Psychoanalytic notes on an autobiographical account of a case of paranoia (Dementia Paranoides):1910

Case history of Schreber: 1910: Sigmund Freud

Commentary

Introduction to Schreber’s ‘Memoirs of my nervous illness’: 1973: Samuel Weber or here

Papers on Technique : 1911-1915 : Sigmund Freud

‘Wild’ Psycho-Analysis (1910) : Papers on Technique (1911-1915) :  The Handling of Dream Interpretation in Psycho-Analysis (1911) :  The Dynamics of Transference (1912) : Recommendations to Physicians Practising Psycho-Analysis (1912) : On Beginning the Treatment (Further Recommendations on the Technique of Psychoanalysis I) (1913) : Remembering, repeating and Working Through (Further Recommendations on the Technique of Psychoanalysis II) (1914) : Observations on Transference-Love (Further Recommendations on the Technique of Psychoanalysis III) (1914) : Appendix : List of Writings by Freud dealing mainly with technique and theory : Fausse Reconnaissance (‘Déjà Raconté) in Psycho-Analytic Treatment (1914) : Remarks on the Theory and Practice of Dream-Interpretation (1923) : you will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here : Reference found by Bruno de Florence

Two Principles of Mental Functioning : 1911: Sigmund Freud

Freud’s text in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.freud2lacan.com : here : Reference found by Bruno de Florence 

Totem and Taboo: 1912-1913 : Sigmund Freud

You will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here  : Reference found by Bruno de Florence 

Papers on Metapsychology (1915) – Editor’s Introduction :

Available here

A Metapsychological Supplement to the Theory of Dreams:1915 published 1917d : ‘Metapsychologishe Ergänzung zur Traumlehre’: Sigmund Freud

You will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan : available here  : Reference found by Bruno de Florence 

Mourning and Melancholia: 1915 : Sigmund Freud

Also you will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here   : Reference found by Bruno de Florence

Instincts and their vicissitudes: 1915 : Sigmund Freud

Freud, Sigmund. (1915c). Triebe und Triebschicksale. Internationale Zeitschrift für (ärztliche) Psychoanalyse, III, p. 84-100; G.W., X, p. 210-232; Instincts and their vicissitudes. SE, 14: 117-140  :

Instincts and Their Vicissitudes : you will find Freud’s text in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column. : published at www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here  : Reference found by Bruno de Florence

Repression : (1915d) : Sigmund Freud

Repression. SE, Vol 14: p141-158.

You will find Freud’s text in English with the original German text

laid out in the right hand column : published by www.freud2Lacan.com : available here  : Reference found by Bruno de Florence

 ‘Das Unbewusste’: The unconscious: 1915e : Sigmund Freud

The final section of Freud’s paper on the The Unconscious seems to have roots in his early monograph on aphasia (1891).

You will find Freud’s text in English with the original German laid out in the right hand column.: published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : Parts 1-2, here Parts 3-5, here : Parts 6-7, here : Appendices A-B, here Meta : Reference found by Bruno de Florence 

Overview of the Transference Neuroses  : 1915 : Sigmund Freud

You will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here   : Reference found by Bruno de Florence

Also published as:

A Phylogenetic Fantasy: Overview of the Transference Neuroses : 28th July 1915 : Sigmund Freud

A Phylogenetic Fantasy: Overview of the Transference Neuroses : 28th July 1915 : Sigmund Freud or here

Mourning and Melancholia: 1915 : Sigmund Freud

available here

‘Some Character-types met with in Psychoanalytic Work’: 1916

Self-punishment paranoia: Comments by Freud (1916)

Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis: 1916

available here or here or here

Preface to ‘Ritual: Four Psychoanalytic Studies’ by Theodor Reik: 1919

Preface to Theodor Reik’s ‘Ritual: Psychoanalytic Studies’ by: 1919: Sigmund Freud or here

Introduction to Psycho-Analysis and the War Neuroses (1919) & Memorandum presented by Sigmund Freud  to a Commission set up by the Austrian War Ministry in the following year (1920)

Introduction to Psycho-Analysis and the War Neuroses (1919) & Memorandum to a Commission set up by the Austrian War Ministry in the following year (1920): Sigmund Freud  or here

The Psychogenesis of a Case of Homosexuality in a Woman : 1920 : Sigmund Freud

The Psychogenesis of a case of Homosexuality in a Woman: 1920: Sigmund Freud or here

Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego : 1921 : Sigmund Freud

SEXVIII p69-143

You will find Freud’s paper in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column : published by www.Freud2Lacan.com : available here : Reference found by Bruno de Florence

Some Neurotic Mechanisms in Jealousy, Paranoia and Homosexuality’ : 1922 : Sigmund Freud

Extract from ‘Some Neurotic Mechanisms in Jealousy, Paranoia and Homosexuality’ : 1922 : Sigmund Freud or here

Letter to Ernest Jones of 4th June 1922 : Letter 364 : Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud states’ I shall compose a long letter consisting of three parts, containing in 1 and 2 some analytic remarks on two interesting personalities, in 3 some practical proposals.’ 31st May 1922 [The interesting personalities are Joan Rivière and Ernest Jones.]

Letter to Ernest Jones of 4th June 1922 : Letter 364 : Sigmund Freud or here

An Autobiographical Study : 1925d : Sigmund Freud

An Autobiographical Study : 1925d : Section V : [p3274] : Sigmund Freud

Available here : published by Lutecium.org

Civilization and its Discontents: 1929: Sigmund Freud

Available here

Why War? Letter to Albert Einstein : September 1932 : Sigmund Freud

Published : Albert Einstein and Sigmund Freud, “Why War?” (1933), in The Weimar Republic Sourcebook, edited by Anton Kaes, Martin Jay, and Edward Dimendberg. © 1994 Regents of the University of California. Published by the University of California Press, pp. 25-34.

Available here

Moses and Monotheism: 1934-1938

Standard Edition: Vol 23: page 3 or Penguin Freud Library: Vol 13: p237 :

Available here

Julia Evans

Practicing Lacanian Psychoanalyst, Earl’s Court, London

Further texts

By Sigmund Freud here

Notes on texts by Sigmund Freud : here

By Jacques Lacan here

Notes on texts by Jacques Lacan here

Further accessibility:

Publications of the English facing the German text are available at www.freud2lacan.com, information here. You will find Freud’s metapsychological papers in English with the original German text laid out in the right hand column.

The Index

Cover, Introduction, Table of Contents

Two Principles of Mental Functioning : here

On Narcissism – An Introduction

A Note on the Unconscious in Psycho-Analysis

Papers on Metapsychology – Editor’s Introduction : here

Instincts and Their Vicissitudes : here

Repression : here

The Unconscious: Parts 1-2 : here,   Parts 3-5 : here,  Parts 6-7 : here,    Appendices A-B : here

A Metapsychological Supplement to the Theory of Dreams  : here

Mourning and Melancholia : here

Overview of the Transference Neuroses  : 1915 : here

Papers on Technique : 1911-1915 : here : includes :

‘Wild’ Psycho-Analysis (1910) : Papers on Technique (1911-1915) :  The Handling of Dream Interpretation in Psycho-Analysis (1911) :  The Dynamics of Transference (1912) : Recommendations to Physicians Practising Psycho-Analysis (1912) : On Beginning the Treatment (Further Recommendations on the Technique of Psychoanalysis I) (1913) : Remembering, repeating and Working Through (Further Recommendations on the Technique of Psychoanalysis II) (1914) : (Observations on Transference-Love (Further Recommendations on the Technique of Psychoanalysis III) (1914) : Appendix : List of Writings by Freud dealing mainly with technique and theory : Fausse Reconnaissance (‘Déjà Raconté) in Psycho-Analytic Treatment (1914) : Remarks on the Theory and Practice of Dream-Interpretation (1923) : here

The Psychopathology of Everyday Life : here

Jokes and their relation to the Unconscious : 1905 : available here

Totem and Taboo : 1913 [1912-1913] : here

Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego : 1921 : here

Further texts:

From LW working groups : here

By Sigmund Freud here

Notes on texts by Sigmund Freud : here

By Jacques Lacan here

Notes on texts by Jacques Lacan here