Capital, the Communist manifesto and other writings / by Karl Marx ; edited, with an introduction, by Max Eastman ; with an essay on Marxism by V. I. Lenin.

Marx, Karl, 1818-1883.
Standardized Title:
Kapital. English
Other Title:
Capital and other writings by Karl Marx
Communist manifesto and other writings
New York : Modern Library, [c1932].
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xxvi, 429, [9] p. ; 19 cm.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Introduction / by Max Eastman
The three sources and three constituent parts of Marxism / By V.I. Lenin (1913)
Outlines of a future society
From "The German ideology" (1845-6)
From "the poverty of philosophy" (1847)
From "The criticism of the Gotha Program" (1875)
Analysis of the materials
The theory of history
From the introduction to "Critique of political economy (1859)
The existing society
Capital : an analysis of capitalist production (1867-1883)
The theory of crises
The method and the call to action
The Communist manifesto (1848)
From the "Criticism of the Gotha Program" (1875)
Address of the Central Authority to the Communist League, April (1850)
The civil war in France (1871).
"Random House is the publisher of The Modern Library."
Includes the editor's translations of Lenin's article (originally published in a Russian magazine called Education), Marx's Address to the Communist League, and quotations from Marx's Critique of political economy and The German ideology.
"The other quotations are from standard translations ... except for the abridgement of Capital, which is Steven L. Trask's translation of Julian Borchardt's book The people's Marx"--Page xix.
Publisher's advertisements: [8] p. at end.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Dreiser copy has dust-jacket retained.
Dreiser copy has underlines, marginal marks and annotations.
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has bookplate of James Arthur Goode laid in.
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy has autograph of "Herman Potok January 1951".
Potok Collection copy has ms. annotation.
Potok Collection copy has green cloth boards with Kent torchbearer image within gold outline. Above image is small enclosed square panel in contrasting color with gold lettering. This type of design was in use between 1939-1962.
Penn Provenance:
Goode, James (bookplate) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich, 1870-1924.
Eastman, Max, 1883-1969.
Borchardt, Julian, 1868-1932.
Library of Theodore Dreiser (University of Pennsylvania)
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich, 1870-1924. Three sources and three constituent parts of Marxism.
Marx, Karl, 1818-1883. Manifest der Kommunistischen Partei. English.
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