Marx, Karl. Das Kapital. Kritik der politischen Oekonomie. Vols. 1 and 2 (of 3).

Hamburg, Otto Meissner, 1885-1890.

8vo. 2 vols. XXXII, 739, (1) pp. XXVII, (1), 526 pp. Contemporary half calf with remains of gilt spine.


Fourth edition of vol. 1 (Der Produktionsprocess des Kapitals); first edition of vol. 2 (Der Cirkulationsprocess des Kapitals), edited by Friedrich Engels.

Handwritten ownership of "Dr. Sienz" (ca 1919) on title of vol. 1; includes postcard by Th. Döring to Dr. Hans Sienz in Nuremberg (dated 8 Sept. 1919). Both spines professionally repaired (using original material in the spine of vol. 1), otherwise a well-preserved set of the first two volumes (the third volume would not appear until 1894).


Marx/Engels Erstdrucke 32. Rubel 633 (note). Stammhammer I, 145, 7.