The portable Machiavelli
Niccolò Machiavelli

The portable Machiavelli

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

In the four and a half centuries since Machiavelli's death, no single and unanimously accepted interpretation of his ideas has succeeded in imposing itself upon the lively debate over the meaning of his works. Yet there has never been any doubt about the fundamental importance of Machiavelli's contribution to Western political theory. The Portable Machiavelli brings together the complete texts of The Prince, Belfagor, and Castruccio Castracani, newly translated by Peter Bondanella and Mark Musa especially for this volume. In addition, the editors include an abridged version of The Discourses; a play, The Mandrake Root, in its entirety; seven private letters; and selections from The Art of War and The History of Florence.

Edition Notes

"Machiavelli: a selective bibliography of translations, editions, and criticism": p. 41-50.

Series
Viking portable library, Penguin book
Genre
Early works to 1800.

The Physical Object

Pagination
574 p.
Number of pages
574

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22164621M
ISBN 10
0140150927
Library Thing
98203
Goodreads
99325

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