The Problem of the Puer Aeternus Marie-Louise von Franz (Zürich)
ISBN 0-919123-88-0. Bibliography and extensive index. Sewn. 288 pp. 2000. $40.00
In Jungian psychology the term puer is used to describe a certain type of man—charming, affectionate and ever in pursuit of his dreams. These are the men (and women too) who remain adolescent well into their adult years. Von Franz tells it like it is in this classic study.