Afficher les exemplaires de cette édition ISBN . Refreshingly accessible, these superb new translations are faithful to Machiavel… Editeur : Modern Library, 2007. Condition: New. Bought for my Nephew to help him understand society evils and the CABAL. Seller Inventory # 52ZZZZ009XPS_ns, Book Description Paperback. "About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
He served the Florentine republic as secretary and second chancellor, but was expelled from public life when the Medici family returned to power in 1512. To hold them securely, it is enough to extinguish the line of the previous prince who ruled them. L'édition de cet ISBN n'est malheureusement plus disponible. In order to navigate out of this carousel, please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. I cannot over state what an amazingly analytical and perceptive mind he had. Machiavelli, Niccolo.
Thoughtfully introduced by Albert Russell Ascoli, this edition belongs in everyone’s library.”–John Jeffries Martin, professor and chair, department of history, Trinity University“If one were to assign a single edition of Machiavelli's works, this most certainly would be it.”–John P. McCormick, professor, department of political science, University of Chicago. Refreshingly accessible, these superb new translations are faithful to Machiavelli’s original, beautifully crafted writings.The volume features essays that appear in English for the first time, such as “A Caution to the Medici” and “The Persecution of Africa.” Also included are complete versions of the political treatise, The Prince, the comic satire The Mandrake, The Life of Castruccio Castracani, and the classic story “Belfagor”, along with selections from The Discourses, The Art of War, and Florentine Histories. His Modern Library translations include Voltaire’s Canidide, Tolstoy’s The Cossacks, and Gogol’s Taras Bulba. Highly recommended.
| Contact this seller, Book Description Modern Library, 2007. In The Essential Writings of Machiavelli, Peter Constantine has assembled a comprehensive collection that shows the true depth and breadth of a great Renaissance thinker. The letters to friends and colleagues were an interesting look into his lighter side of character which I also enjoyed. . Modern Library, 2007. Seller Inventory # 531ZZZ009XVL_ns, Book Description Paperback.
Reviewed in the United States on February 10, 2019. Machiavelli,s ideas should be read by anyone in power. Condition: New. Condition: New.
Nonetheless, both the first and second time, Milan was taken from him.The general reasons for the first loss have been discussed. Brand New!. Within U.S.A. Book Description Modern Library, 2007. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in.
This new collection provides deeper insight into Machiavelli’s personality as a writer, thus broadening our understanding of him.”–Robert D. Kaplan, author of Warrior Politics: Why Leadership Demands a Pagan Ethos “Constantine’s selection is not only intelligent; his translations are astonishingly good.
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Condition: new. As for the rest, if the new acquisition’s former state of affairs is kept and there is no difference in customs, men will live quite peacefully, as we have seen in Burgundy, Brittany, Gascony, and Normandy, which for a long time now have all belonged to France. He was a supporter of republican principles and a Florentine patriot his entire life.
Modern Library, 2007. FINALIST--2008 PEN TRANSLATION PRIZEIn The Essential Writings of Machiavelli, Peter Constantine has assembled a comprehensive collection that shows the true depth and breadth of a great Renaissance thinker.
Although there is some difference in language, their customs are similar, and their people get along with one another quite easily. I shall only concentrate on principalities, and shall weave together the threads I have already laid out.
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