Letter from Marx to Engels, London, 17th November 1862.

[Marx and Engels: On Colonies, Industrial Monopoly and Working Class Movement, Futura, 1972, 57 p., p. 26]


... England has lately discredited itself more than any other country – the workers by their Christian, slavish nature, the bourgeois and aristocrats by their enthusiasm for slavery in its most direct form. But the two manifestations supplement each other.


MEOB p. 538.

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