A Textbook Of Marxist Philosophy.
Victor Gollancz Limited 14 Henrietta Street Covent Garden, W.C.2.
Prepared by the leningrad institute of philosophy under the direction of m. shirokov consisting of four parts. the las three parts - being an exposition of dialectical materialism - have been translated without alteration from the russian: but the first part - being an historical introduction to marxist philosophy and to the theory of knowledge - has been condensed and entirely rewritten by the english editor who alone takes responsibility for this section. the whole book has been translated by a. c. moseley, and the translation has been revised and edited by john lewis, b.sc., ph.d. (left book club edition).
8vo. 5 x 7.25 inches. 399 pp. In orange limp cloth wrapper. A little wear to extremities and lower edge foxing including front wrapper, occasionally extending into lower margin; otherwise a very good copy. Loosely inset: Note This...is substituted for Introduction to Dialectical Materialism as the May 'additional' book. The Left Book Club edition of A Textbook of Marxist philosophy. Edited by John Lewis (1889-1976), Unitarian minister and Marxist philosopher, who became a national organiser of local groups for the Left Book Club. During the war he became a lecturer for the British army.
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