Re: (OPE-L) Re: Questions About Marx's Unpublished Manuscripts

From: Howard Engelskirchen (howarde@TWCNY.RR.COM)
Date: Fri Jun 04 2004 - 18:29:11 EDT


Many thanks for this!

Do forward new information as it comes available!



----- Original Message -----
From: "Gerald A. Levy" <Gerald_A_Levy@MSN.COM>
Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 5:42 PM
Subject: [OPE-L] (OPE-L) Re: Questions About Marx's Unpublished Manuscripts

> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Regina Roth" <>
> Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 5:14 PM
> Dear Jerry,
> <snip, JL>
> With regard to the work of Marx on Aristotle's "De Anima" I would like
> to ask you to forward the following information  to Howard Engelskirchen:
>  Marx did work on Aristotle's "De Anima" probably in the first half year
>  of 1840. There have been three note-books containing his excerpts; two
>  of them have come down to us and have been published in MEGA-volume
>  IV/1, pp. 155-182 (on pp.733-750 there is further information on these
>  texts and also a critical apparatus).Within these excerpts there are
>  major parts translated into German, mostly by Marx himself, sometimes
>  with the help of a latin translation. Some of the translated passages
>  correspond to Hegels translations used in his "Lectures on the history
>  of philosophy", so Marx should know them. In addition to the
>  translations and a few notes in greek there are also some commentaries
>  from Marx. Yet, this is not the first German translation of  this work
>  of  Aristotle, without knowing excactly when and by whom such a
>  translation was made. A Russian collegue is just examining Marx's work
>  on ancient authors, and I will let you know as soon as I get further
>  information by him.
>  Hope this could help.
> Best wishes
> Regina

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