Written: Written on April 6, 1921
Published: First published on November 24, 1963 in Pravda No. 328. Printed from a typewritten text with Lenin’s additions and signature.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1976, Moscow, Volume 45, page 117b.
Translated: Yuri Sdobnikov
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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Comrade Lezhava, People’s Commissariat
for Foreign Trade
Copy: Central Peat Administration
Reaffirm instructions to our representatives in Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and Britain to make immediate purchases of the latest literature on the peat industry, and also all new publications, and to send it through the People’s Commissariat for Foreign Trade to Glavtorf addresses only.
Chairman, Council of People s Commissars
 The word “latest” is in Lenin’s hand.—Ed.