Written: Written between June 17 and 25, 1916
Published: First published in 1964 in Collected Works, Fifth (Russian) Ed., Vol. 49. Sent from Zurich to Berne. Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, , Moscow, Volume 43, page 544a.
Translated: Martin Parker and Bernard Isaacs
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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Well, now even Alexander seems to have realised that we won’t get anywhere with Y. & Co.
(1) that we decide to issue our collection (Sbornik Sotsial-Demokrata);
(2) that we immediately draw up a list of articles;
(3) that we invite Bukh.+Yur.+A. M. +Saf.+Varin. Type-setting to be started immediately.
 G. L. Pyatakov.—Ed.
 Alexandra Kollontai.—Ed.
 This refers to Shlyapnikov’s letter reporting that the “Japanese” did not want an enlarged Editorial Board now either and were concealing their purse.