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Princes of the Renaissance

Orville Prescott

Princes of the Renaissance

by Orville Prescott

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Renaissance -- Italy,
  • Italy -- Kings and rulers

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Orville Prescott.
    GenreItaly.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG537.8A1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(1),xiv,397p. :
    Number of Pages397
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17378154M
    ISBN 100049450093
    OCLC/WorldCa1813112

    The Renaissance Era was a period of huge cultural advancements. It began in Italy and spread throughout the length and breadth of Europe. The Renaissance had lasting effects on art, literature and the sciences. Here are 10 notable works of fiction from this era. Hamlet by William Shakespeare. The Prince is set against the backdrop of the Italian Renaissance, a period of intense activity in art, science, and literature. Rich, sophisticated, and cultured, Italy was the center of intellectual achievement in the Western world, and scholars and artists from all over Europe flocked to .

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. The Prince. A manual teaching how to get and keep political power. The author assumes a pedagogical. persona, seeks to persuade readers. The work is powerful for: subject matter. rhetorical & technical brilliance. Among the most frequently reprinted books in any language. Dedicated first to Giuliano de’ Medici, then to Lorenzo, his nephew.

    Princes of the Renaissance. New York, Random House [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Orville Prescott. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages maps (on lining papers), portraits 22 cm: Reviews. Book Review: The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli The Prince was written about years ago, however the ideas mentioned in it are as relevant to the society today as they were years back. In the book, Machiavelli talks about the rise and fall of empires, and the actions that a leader can take to guarantee the states' existence in the future.


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Book Description. Originally published inthis book offered a fresh look at the triumph and turmoil of the Renaissance by examining the lives and power of the princes of Italy, who ruled the many independent states and who dominated the society which nurtured the Renaissance painters, sculptors, writers and architects.

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In decision we have seen how Machiavelli’s book The Prince was historically important during the Renaissance. In exemplifying the behavior and accomplishments required by a Prince to retain and increase his ain retentions it served as a usher that would steer and act upon political and military idea.

The Prince is in the tradition of the “Mirror for Princes”—i.e., books of advice that history of Europe: Renaissance thought known as the author of The Prince (), a short treatise on how to acquire power, create a state, and keep it, Machiavelli dared to argue that success in politics had its own rules.

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The Princes of the Renaissance charts these developments in a sequence of eleven chapters, each of which is devoted to two or three princely characters with a cast of minor ones--from Federigo da Montefeltro, Duke of Urbino, to Cosimo I de' Medici, Duke of Florence, and from Isabella d'Este of Mantua to Lucrezia Borgia.

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Originally published inthis book offered a fresh look at the triumph and turmoil of the Renaissance by examining the lives and power of the princes of Italy, who ruled the many independent states and who dominated the society which nurtured the Renaissance.

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