The New Machiavelli

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The New Machiavelli

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" This is really great, great in every dimension. [...] I have read the book [""The New Machiavelli""] yesterday and this evening I re-read it from pp.290-504. I don"t know what a ""masterpiece"" may be --but I know what masterwork is when I see it. And this is it."

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Notes
Publisher of first edition unclear; source text fn.1 p.408 claims Macmillan reluctantly published it. COPAC search suggests John Lane.

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Accessed on 2020/07/08 12:44:12

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The New Machiavelli

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" This is really great, great in every dimension. [...] I have read the book [""The New Machiavelli""] yesterday and this evening I re-read it from pp.290-504. I don"t know what a ""masterpiece"" may be --but I know what masterwork is when I see it. And this is it."

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Notes
Publisher of first edition unclear; source text fn.1 p.408 claims Macmillan reluctantly published it. COPAC search suggests John Lane.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/87150
Accessed on 2020/07/08 12:44:12

Related place
England
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Conrad, Joseph
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Related place
England
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