Notes from the Couch

Hardback notebook featuring cartoons on the theme of psychoanalysis.

Jean-Jacques Sempé


Price: CAD$19.95

This hardback notebook features cartoons and illustrations on the theme of psychoanalysis by New Yorker cover artist Jean-Jacques Sempé, who is one of the best-loved illustrators in the world today. It also features plenty of lined and blank pages to write down thoughts, ideas or dreams. The illustrations featured in Notes from the Couch explore the intriguing and complex relationships between therapists and their patients, captured with Sempé’s signature insight and lightness of touch. Witty, absurd and thought-provoking, these cartoons will inspire anyone to keep track of the innermost workings of their minds.


Format: Hardback
Size: 210 x 150 mm (8 1/4 x 5 7/8 in)
Pages: 128 pp
Illustrations: 15 illustrations
ISBN: 9780714846750

Jean-Jacques Sempé (b.1932) is one of the world’s most successful illustrators and cartoonists. He is the illustrator of the classic children’s-book character, Nicholas, and author of a collection of some thirty albums of his cartoons and graphic novels, all published or to be published by Phaidon. His world-renowned illustrations and cartoons are featured on the cover of the New Yorker and in Paris Match.

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