By: MacHiavelli, Niccolã²; Lerner, Max (Introduction by)
New York, Random House: 1940
Seller ID: 003485
Condition: Near Fine in Poor dust jacket
These are the two works which made Machiavelli both famous and infamous as a model for contemporary statesmen. These titles have been considered required reading for an understanding of our daily newspaper headlines, and now, online headlines. These books had never before been printed in a single volume. The texts are complete and unabridged. An illuminating introduction is provided by Max Lerner, then of Williams College and editor of The Nation. Jacket flaps included. Six pages at the back list titles of the Modern Library. Gray cloth with light bends at the spine ends. The gold lettering on... View More...