Friedrich Engels Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

“Briefe aus dem Wuppertal” [“Letters from Wuppertal”] (articles) 1839; published in Telegraph für Deutschland

Die Lage der arbeitenden Klasse in England [The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844] (essay) 1845

Die heilige Familie, oder Kritik der kritischen Kritik: Gegen Bruno Bauer und Consorten [The Holy Family; or, Critique of Critical Critique] [with Karl Marx] (essay) 1845

“Die deutsche Ideologie” [“The German Ideology”] [with Karl Marx] (treatise) 1846

Manifest der kommunistischen Partei [Manifesto of the Communist Party] [with Karl Marx] (manifesto) 1848

*Po und Rhein (essay) 1859

*Savoyen, Nizza und der Rhein (essay) 1860

Essays Addressed to Volunteers (essays) 1861

Der deutsche Bauernkrieg [The Peasant War in Germany] (essay) 1870

Herr Eugen Dührings Umwälzung der Wissenschaft: Philosophie; Politische Oekonomie; Sozialismus [Herr Eugen Dühring's Revolution in Science; or Anti-Dühring] (articles) 1878

Die Entwicklung des Sozialismus von der Utopie zur Wissenschaft [Socialism, Utopian and Scientific] (essay) 1882

Der Ursprung der Familie, des Privateigenthums und des Staats [The Origin of the Family, Private Property, and the State] (essay) 1884

Ludwig Feuerbach und der Ausgang der klassischen deutschen Philosophie [Ludwig Feuerbach and the Outcome of Classical German Philosophy] (essay) 1888

Revolution and Counter-Revolution (articles) 1896

“Die deutsche Reichsverfassungskampagne” [“The Campaign for a German Constitution”] (article) 1902

“Grundsätze des Kommunismus” [“Principles of Communism”] (essay) 1932

Dialektik der Natur [Dialectics of Nature] (unfinished essay) 1935

*Published anonymously.

†This series of articles were published in the Social Democratic party organ Vorwärts between January 1877 and June 1878. In 1878, they were published as the collection Herr Eugen Dührings Umwälzung der Wissenschaft.

‡Originally a series of articles published under Marx's name in the New York Daily Tribune in 1852.