Volume 1 of a three-volume set. Dust jackets may be missing or damaged but at 840 pages this hardback and stitched book is tremendous value. This volume covers the period from 1897 to 1916. It includes a number of well-known works: Karl Marx; What Is to Be Done?; One Step Forward, Two Steps Back; Two Tactics of Social-Democracy in the Democratic Revolution; The Right of Nations to Self-Determination; and Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism. As well there are numerous other items.