SOTSIALDEMOKRAT [SOCIAL-DEMOCRAT]. NRS 1, 5, 6, 12, 13, 14.
1904—1905. Paper Wrappers. Item #18620
Geneve. 4to. 12 to 20 pages per issue. In Russian. An official publication of the Russian social-democratic workers' party. From October 1904—October 1905 total of 16 issues were published. Includes: editorial on socialism and class warfare, materials on the Russian-Japanese war and the International Socialist congress in Amsterdam (Nr 1) , editorial on union of Russian workers and peasants in their struggle for democratization of Russia (Nr 5) , editorial on May day celebration in Russia (Nr 6) , a poem "The Last Tzar", editorial on revolutionary administration in Russia as a challenge to the discriminatory Russian elections laws (Nr 12) , editorial "On external peace and internal war" on the end of Russian-Japanese war and military purges against social upheavals in Russia (Nr 13) , first-hand account of the battleship "Potemkin" revolt in Odessa (Nr 14) . OCLC lists 2 copies worldwide (U of Michigan, U of Washington) . SUBJECT(S) : Socialism -- Russia -- Periodicals. Socialism -- Periodicals. Nr 1: minor text loss on several pages, in satisfactory condition (RUS-7-356) ; Nr 5: torn with minor text losses to several pages, in satisfactory condition (RUS-7-357) ; Nr 6: fragile and yellowed due to newsprint medium, otherwise intact in good condition (RUS-7-358) ; Nr 12: fragile and yellowed due to newsprint medium, otherwise intact in good condition (RUS-7-359) ; Nr 13: fragile and yellowed due to newsprint medium, otherwise in very good condition, some uncut (RUS-7-360) ; Nr 14: fragile and yellowed due to newsprint medium, uncut, in very good condition (RUS-7-361).