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Niccolo Machiavelli

The Works of the Famous Nicolas Machiavel, Citizen and Secretary of Florence

Printed for R. Clavel, &c.

1695

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Second edition of Machiavelli's works.

  • Niccolo Machiavelli (Florentine).
  • The Works of the Famous Nicolas Machiavel, Citizen and Secretary of Florence. Written originally [sic] in Italian, and from thence newly and faithfully translated into English.
  • London: Printed for R. Clavel, &c., 1695.
  • (xii)528pp.(viii).
  • Bound in contemporary full dark brown speckled calf over cords, covers ruled in blind, gilt lettered brown morocco spine label.


Originally published in 1675. Includes Nicholas Machiavel’s letter to Zanobius Buondelmontius, not in fact by Machiavelli but by Henry Neville. Includes: The History of Florence; The Prince; The Discourses of Nicholas Machiavel, Upon the First Decade of Titus Livius; and The Art of War. Each with a separate title page with imprint "printed for R. Clavel, Cha. Harper, Jonathan Robinson, Joh. Amery, A. and J. Churchil, MDCXCIV."

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Neatly rebacked.

Head and foot of spine renewed.

Back corners renewed.

Textblock edges sprinkled red and brown.

Engraved heraldic bookplate of Albert R. Graves to front pastedown.

Dimensions

Height: 12.5 inches / 31.75 cm
Width: 8.5 inches / 21.59 cm

Language

English

Subject

Novels, History, Military, Antiquity

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