The original Autograph Statement Signed “Pierre Scize”, about Peace and violence, claiming “that man is the only creature in nature whose intelligence can be a liberation from instinct” [translation], for inclusion in the anthology Pax Mundi, Livre D’or De La Pai 14 lines in French (with separate translation) on card, folio, in fine condition. 27 July 1930. Pierre Scize (real name Michael Joseph Piot) (1894-1956), French author and journalist. This presentation statement was prepared for publication in the famous anthology Pax Mundi. Livre D’or De La Paix (Geneva, 1932), which contained numerous autograph facsimile statements about the prospects for World Peace. It was prepared by the World League for Peace with the approval of the League of Nations.