Machiavelli in the British Isles: Two Early Modern Translations of The Prince

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2009 - Literary Criticism - 289 pages
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This work reassesses the impact of Machiavelli's 'The Prince' in 16th-century England and Scotland through the analysis of early English translations produced before 1640, surviving in manuscript form.
 

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Contents

English Manuscript Translations
47
A Life of William Fowler
69
The State of the Manuscripts
87
The State of the Manuscript
113
The Fowler Translation
137
The Queens College Translation
201
Bibliography
257
Index
285
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Alessandra Petrina is Professor of English Literature at the Universit   di Padova, Italy. She has published The Kingis Quair of James I of Scotland (1997) and Cultural Politics in Fifteenth-century England. The Case of Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester (2004).

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