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Title:
The Works of the Famous Nicholas Machiavel Citizen and Secretary of Florence
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 011148

Author: Machiavel, Nicholas
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Printed by T. W. for A. Churchill and others
Place: London
Year: 1720
Edition: Third Edition

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Folio
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Folio. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Previous owner’s book-plate laid in on front pastedown. “Originally in Italian, and from Thence Newly and Faithfully Translated into English.” Full leather with five raised bands on spine, gilt stamped spine label, contains eleven “Treatises” including The History of Florence, The Prince, and The Art of War, each treatise has a separate title page, pages numbered consecutively throughout, [22], 543 pages total, a sort of consolidated table of contents for several of the treatises (Florentine History, The Prince, The Discourses, and The Art of War) at the beginning, small engraved decorations at beginning and end of chapters and treatises, as well as illuminated first letters. Covers badly scuffed and worn with pieces of leather missing on spine and on covers, end papers toned, front free end paper partially detached, title page toned, interior pages are moderately toned with small age spots and stains occasionally. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 5 lbs 12 oz. Category: Politics & Government; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 011148.