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V. I. Lenin

ON THE PROVISIONAL
REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT

Published on June 3 and 9        
(May 21 and 27), 1905        
in the newspaper Proletary,        
Nos. 2 and 3        

Published according to
the text in Proletary
 
 

From V. I. Lenin, Collected Works, 4th English Edition,
Progress Publishers, Moscow, 1965

Second Revised Edition

Vol. 8, pp. 461-81.

Translated from the Russian by
Bernard Isaacs and Isidor Lasker
Editor: V. J. Jerome


Prepared © for the Internet by David J. Romagnolo, djr@cruzio.com (July 1997)


ON THE PROVISIONAL REVOLUTIONARY GOVERNMENT


  

Article One . Plekhanov's Reference to History .   .   .   .
Article Two .  Only from Below, or From Above As Well
  As From Below? .   .   .   .   .   .   .   . .   .   .   .   .   .

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  [138] Stephan Born (1824-98) -- representative of the German labour movement, participant in the revolution of 1848, member of the Communist League (Marx and Engels, Selected Works, Moscow, 1958, Vol. 11, pp. 352-53).    [p.469]

  [139] See Karl Marx, "Enthüllungen über den Kommunistenprozess zu Koln", Berlin, 1952, S. 39.    [p.471]

  [140] Lenin refers to the Address of the Central Committee to the Communist League written by Karl Marx and Frederick Engels in March 1850 (see Marx and Engels, Selected Works, Moscow, 1958, Vol. 1, pp. 106-17).    [p.472]

  [141] See Marx and Engels, Selected Works, Moscow, 1958, Vol. 1, pp. 106-17.    [p.472]

  [142] Lenin refers to Engels' "On the History of the Communist League" (see Marx and Engels, Selected Works, Moscow, 1958, Vol. 11, p. 338).    [p.472]

  [143] Der Volksstaat (The People's State ) -- Central Organ of German Social-Democracy, published in Leipzig from 1869 to 1876, edited by Wilhelm Liebknecht. Marx and Engels contributed to the newspaper.    [p.475]

  [144] Lenin's third article on the subject of "The Provisional Revolutionary Government" did not appear in print. Lenin dealt with the question of the aims of the provisional revolutionary government

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in his "Sketch of a Provisional Revolutionary Government" (see pp. 534-36 of this volume), in his article "The Revolutionary Army and the Revolutionary Government" (see pp. 560-68 of this volume), and in his book Two Tactics of Social-Democracy in the Democratic Revolution.    [p.481]