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The Resource Niccolo Machiavelli : an intellectual biography, Corrado Vivanti ; translated by Simon MacMichael

Niccolo Machiavelli : an intellectual biography, Corrado Vivanti ; translated by Simon MacMichael

Label
Niccolo Machiavelli : an intellectual biography
Title
Niccolo Machiavelli
Title remainder
an intellectual biography
Statement of responsibility
Corrado Vivanti ; translated by Simon MacMichael
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 320.1092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DG738.14.M2
LC item number
V3813 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Niccolo Machiavelli : an intellectual biography, Corrado Vivanti ; translated by Simon MacMichael
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The Florentine secretary -- A shadowy period : the first half of his life -- The relationship with Savonarola -- The activity in the Chancery -- The correspondence with functionaries of the domain -- Diplomatic activity -- The experience of the early missions -- Changes of fortune and the Ghiribizzi al Soderino -- The Florentine ordinance -- The Venetian defeat and the reconquest of Pisa -- The end of the republic and the return of the Medici -- Part II. Exile in his homeland -- The confinement at Sant'Andrea -- "I have composed a little work on princedoms" -- The "myth" of the prince -- Frequenting the Orti Oricellari -- An original comment on Livy -- The art of war -- Part III. "Niccolo Machiavelli, historian, comic writer, and tragic writer" -- A new season in Machiavelli's life -- A return to business -- "The annals or the history of Florence" -- "The things done at home and abroad by the Florentine people" -- The friendship with Guicciardini -- Clizia and the musical madrigals -- Final act -- Appendix: Notes on the use of the word stato in Machiavelli
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 261 pages
Isbn
9780691151014
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012047891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn820118797
  • (OCoLC)ocn853276092
Label
Niccolo Machiavelli : an intellectual biography, Corrado Vivanti ; translated by Simon MacMichael
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. The Florentine secretary -- A shadowy period : the first half of his life -- The relationship with Savonarola -- The activity in the Chancery -- The correspondence with functionaries of the domain -- Diplomatic activity -- The experience of the early missions -- Changes of fortune and the Ghiribizzi al Soderino -- The Florentine ordinance -- The Venetian defeat and the reconquest of Pisa -- The end of the republic and the return of the Medici -- Part II. Exile in his homeland -- The confinement at Sant'Andrea -- "I have composed a little work on princedoms" -- The "myth" of the prince -- Frequenting the Orti Oricellari -- An original comment on Livy -- The art of war -- Part III. "Niccolo Machiavelli, historian, comic writer, and tragic writer" -- A new season in Machiavelli's life -- A return to business -- "The annals or the history of Florence" -- "The things done at home and abroad by the Florentine people" -- The friendship with Guicciardini -- Clizia and the musical madrigals -- Final act -- Appendix: Notes on the use of the word stato in Machiavelli
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvii, 261 pages
Isbn
9780691151014
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012047891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn820118797
  • (OCoLC)ocn853276092

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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