Written: Written in exile in 1897
Published: First published in 1898 in the miscellany Economic Studies and Essays by Vladimir Ilyin. Published according to the text in Economic Studies and Essays checked with the text in the miscellany The Agrarian Question by Vl. Ilyin, 1908.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1972, Moscow, Volume 2, pages 353-458.
Translated: Yuri Sdobnikov and George Hanna, Edited by George Hanna
Transcription\Markup: D. Walters
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 The article “The Handicraft Census of 1894-95 in Perm Gubernia and General Problems of ‘Handicraft’ Industry “ was written by Lenin when in exile in Siberia in August and September 1897, not later than the 7th (19th) of the latter month. The material contained in this article was used by him in his book The Development of Capitalism in Russia.
The article was first published in 1898 in the miscellany Economic Studies and Essays, and reprinted in 1908 in the miscellany The Agrarian Question.