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Maxims and reflections of a Renaissance statesman (Ricordi)

Francesco Guicciardini

Maxims and reflections of a Renaissance statesman (Ricordi)

by Francesco Guicciardini

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Published by Peter Smith in Gloucester [Mass.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of 1965 ed. published by Harper & Row.

Statementtranslated byMario Domandi; introduction by Nicolai Rubinstein.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21877996M

  Maxims and reflections of a Renaissance statesman (Ricordi) by Guicciardini, Francesco 2 editions - first published in Download DAISY. From to , he served as ambassador to Spain. During this time he started writing a book of political aphorisms known as the Ricordi (; Maxims and Reflections of a Renaissance Stateman).

His fourteen hundred "Maxims and Reflections" reveal some of his deepest thought on art, ethics, literature and natural science, but also his immediate reactions to books, chance encounters or his administrative work. Although variable in quality, the vast majority have a freshness and immediacy which vividly conjure up Goethe the man. Francesco Guicciardini (Italian: [franˈtʃesko ɡwittʃarˈdiːni]; 6 March – 22 May ) was an Italian historian and statesman.A friend and critic of Niccolò Machiavelli, he is considered one of the major political writers of the Italian his masterpiece, The History of Italy, Guicciardini paved the way for a new style in historiography with his use of government Born: 6 March , Florence, Republic of Florence. Maxims and Reflections of a Renaissance Statesman. The Renaissance consilium as justice Later in the conversation, the issue of the militia is readdressed by Piero Guicciardini, Francesco 's father.

François VI, Duc de La Rochefoucauld, Prince de Marcillac (French: [fʁɑ̃swa də la ʁɔʃfuco]; 15 September – 17 March ) was a noted French author of maxims and memoirs. His is a clear-eyed, worldly view of human conduct that indulges in neither condemnation nor sentimentality. Vespasiano da Bisticci, Renaissance Princes, Popes, and Prelates, chapter on Cosimo de’ Medici John F. Padgett, “Robust Action and the Rise of the Medici, ,” American Journal of Sociology 98 (): Francesco Guicciardini, Maxims and Reflections of a Renaissance Statesman, Series C: pp. Maxims and Reflections is a collection of several hundred brilliant, unforgettable paragraphs and aphorisms by the legendary German Renaissance writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, divided into the categories Life and Character, Literature and Art, Science and Nature.


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Maxims and reflections of a Renaissance statesman (Ricordi) by Francesco Guicciardini Download PDF EPUB FB2

SyntaxTextGen not activated  版本信息 本书正文依据以下英译本译出:Francesco Guicciardini, Maxims pdf Reflections of a Renaissance Statesman (Ricordi), translated by Mario Domandi; introduction by Nicolai Rubinstein, New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (该书译自意大利文版Opere inedite di Francesco Guicciardini, ed.

Guiseppe Canestrini, Firenze,Vol. 1, pp. :“Ricordi 5/5.About Maxims and Reflections. Throughout his long, hectic and astonishingly varied life, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (–) would jot down his passing thoughts on theatre programmes, visiting cards, draft manuscripts and even bills Goethe was probably the last true ‘Renaissance Man’.The History of History.

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