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The Works of Nicholas Machiavel, Secretary of State of the Republic of Florence. Translated from the Originals; Illustrated with Notes, Annotations, Dissertations, And several New Plans on the Art of War, By Ellis Farneworth, M. A. Late Vicar of Rosthern in Cheshire, Translator of the Life of Pope Sixtus V. and Davilla’s History of the Civil Wars of France.

London: printed for T. Davies, Russel-Street, Covent-Garden; J. Dodsley, Pall-Mall; J. Robson, New Bond-Street; G. Robinson, Pater-Noster-Row; T. Becket, T. Cadell, and T. Evans, Strand, 1775.

Price: $2,250.00


About the item

Second edition, corrected. Engraved frontispiece portrait, 3 folding plates. 4 vols. 8vo. Contemporary calf, rebacked, spines gilt with red morocco labels, wear at top and tail of spines with a couple small repairs, endpapers renewed. Armorial bookplates. ESTC T91220.

Item #366274

This translation first published in two volumes in 1762. Includes Machiavelli's The Prince, Art of War, History of Florence and more.