National Library of Australia

Due to major building activity, some collections are unavailable. Please check your requests before visiting. Learn more.

Provided by Wikipedia

Paul Lafargue (; 15 January 1842 – 25 November 1911) was a Cuban-French revolutionary Marxist socialist, political writer, economist, journalist, literary critic, and activist; he was Karl Marx's son-in-law having married his second daughter, Laura. His best known work is The Right to Be Lazy. Born in Cuba to French and Saint Dominican Creole parents, Lafargue spent most of his life in France, with periods in England and Spain. At the age of 69, he and 66-year-old Laura died together by a suicide pact.

Click here to see the full biography
Showing 1 - 20 of 34 Results for author:"Lafargue, Paul, 1842-1911"
Sort by:
by Lafargue, Paul, 1842-1911
London, S. Sonnenschein & co.; New York, Charles Scribner's sons [1908]
by Lafargue, Paul, 1842-1911
Sydney : International Socialist Club, [19--]
Uniform title: Droit à paresse. English
by Lafargue, Paul, 1842-1911
Glasgow : Printed and published by Labour Literature Society, Ltd., 1893
BookBook, OnlineOnline
Uniform title: Propriete, origine et evolution. English
by Lafargue, Paul, 1842-1911
London : Allen & Unwin ; New York : Scribner, 1891
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.