Collected Works, Volume 8: Marx and Engels 1848-49

Collected Works, Volume 8: Marx and Engels 1848-49

Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels


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Volume eight of the amassed Works of Marx and Engels includes their writings from November eight, 1848, to March five, 1849. this can be the second one of 3 volumes (Vols. 7-9) overlaying the interval of revolutions in 1848 and 1849.

MECW info:

Marx/Engels accumulated Works (MECW) is the most important number of translations into English of the works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. It includes all works released by means of Marx and Engels of their lifetimes and various unpublished manuscripts and letters. The gathered Works, which was once translated by way of Richard Dixon and others, contains 50 volumes. It was once compiled and published among 1975 and 2005 through development Publishers (Moscow) in collaboration with Lawrence and Wishart (London) and foreign Publishers (New York).

The amassed Works comprises fabric written via Marx among 1835 and his demise in 1883, and via Engels among 1838 and his loss of life in 1895. The early volumes comprise juvenilia, together with correspondence among Marx and his father, Marx's poetry, and letters from Engels to his sister. numerous volumes gather the pair's articles for the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.

Other volumes within the amassed Works comprise famous works of Marx and Engels, together with The Communist Manifesto, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Napoleon, and Capital, lesser-known works, and formerly unpublished or untranslated manuscripts. The accrued Works comprises thirteen volumes of correspondence by way of the mature Marx and Engels, masking the interval from 1844 via 1895.
Although the amassed Works is the main entire number of the paintings via Marx and Engels released thus far in English, it's not their whole works. A undertaking to post the pair's entire works in German is anticipated to require greater than a hundred and twenty volumes.

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