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5.0 out of 5 stars A lively and modern translation of Machiavelli
I chose this version of The Prince because it was translated by Tim Parks, an author whose books I've read. Originally from England, he has lived in Italy for the last 20 years. He's produced a lively and modern translation - here's a sample, from the chapter on A Ruler and His Promises; "But you have to know how to disguise your slyness, how to pretend one thing and...
Published on 6 Aug 2012 by Keith

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3.0 out of 5 stars as described
Was ok. Not much to it. Handy to read now and then in bits rather than all at once. Heavy going.
Published 11 months ago by Mr Hypercritical


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The Prince (Penguin Classics) by Tim Parks (Paperback - 30 Jun 2011)
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