Description - The Comedies of Machiavelli by Niccolo Machiavelli
This bilingual edition includes all three examples of Machiavelli's comedic art: sparkling translations of his farcical masterpiece, The Mandrake; of his version of Terence's The Woman From Andros; and of his Plautus-inspired Clizia-works whose genre afforded Machiavelli a unique vehicle not only for entertaining audiences but for examining virtu amid the twists and turns of fortuna.
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(216mm x 140mm x mm)
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Author Biography - Niccolo Machiavelli
David Sices is Professor Emeritus of French and Italian, Dartmouth College. James B. Atkinson is an independent scholar.