Marx & Engels Collected Works Vol 28


Jun 1986

The texts in Volumes 28-37 represent the principal stages in the formation of Marx’s economic doctrine.  Volumes 28 and 29 contain Marx’s Economic Manuscripts of 1857-58 (the first rough draft of Capital) and his work A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy: Part One (1859). Volumes 30-34 comprise the Economic Manuscripts of 1861-63 (the second rough draft of Capital), volumes 35-37 contain volumes I, II and III of Capital. This volume contains the bulk of the manuscripts of 1857-58 “Bastiat and Carey”, “Introduction” and the greater part of the Outlines of the Critique of Political Economy (better known as the Grundisse) the rest of which appears in Volume 29.