Marx, Karl, philosopher and economist (1818-1883). Autograph letter signed ("Karl Marx").

[London], 41 Maitland Park Road, 28. VIII. 1878.

8vo (115 x 175 mm). Ink on paper. ½ p. Stored in custom-made red half morocco case.

 220,000.00

To "Mess. Longmans & Co", in English: "Sirs, The firm of Faesy and Frick (Vienna) have asked me to forward them through you 2 copies of my book 'Misere de la Philosophie'. Please to inform them that the edition is completely exhausted. I have myself in vain tried to get some copies second hand for a correspondent at St. Petersburgh. Yours obediently [...]".

Traces of a vertical and horizontal fold. Well preserved.

Not in: Marx/Engels, Werke vol. 34 (Briefe Januar 1875 - Dezember 1880).