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Author Bobbitt, Philip.

Title The garments of court and palace : Machiavelli and the world that he made / Philip Bobbitt.

Imprint New York : Grove Press, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    320.01 BOB    Available
Description viii, 270 p. : map ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [245]-256) and index.
Contents Prologue: Arte dello Stato- the Machiavelli paradox; The unholy necromancer and his Koran for courtiers -- bk. 1. Ordini: The important structure of 'The Prince' -- bk. 2. Lo Stato: The relation of 'The Prince' to the 'Discourses on Livy' -- bk. 3. Virtù e Fortuna: God does not want to do everything -- bk. 4. Occasione: The interesting timing of 'The Prince' -- Epilogue: Satan's theologian.
Subject Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527.
Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Political science -- Early works to 1800.
Political scientists -- Philosophy.
Kings and rulers -- Duties.
ISBN 9780802120748

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