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Machiavelli, Nicolas
The Works of Nicholas Machiavel, Secretary of State to the Republic of Florence. Newly translated from the originals; illustrated with notes, anecdotes, dissertations, and the life of Machiavel, never before published; and several new plans on the art of war. By Ellis Farneworth, M. A. Vicar of Rosthern in Cheshire, translator of the Life of Pope Sixtus V. and Davila's History of the civil wars of France. In two volumes. .
London: Printed for Thomas Davies, 1762. Plates. 2 vols. 4to. Bound in contemporary acid stained calf, gilt spines, inner joint repaired on each volume.Armorial bookplate of Jonathan Pytts. Small worm hole in first 6 leaves of Vol. I at bottom of page affecting no text. Handsome. Plates. 2 vols. 4to. Part (v.1) printed by William Bowyer; his records show 500 copies printed. (Maslen and Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 4364 ). ESTC T91113Photo
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