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Clizia. by NiccolГІ Machiavelli

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Published by Barron"s Educational Series in Great Neck, N.Y .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementIntrod. and translation by Oliver Evans.
SeriesBarron"s library of literary masterpieces.
LC ClassificationsPQ4627.M2 C553
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5829451M
LC Control Number61018207

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Clizia Lanfranchi has 56 books on Goodreads, and is currently reading Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay, Dannazione by Chuck Palahniuk, and Le mille.   Like all of Machiavelli’s books, to appreciate the sundry lessons in the Clizia fully, one needs to pay careful attention to interpretive clues this craftiest of philosophers leaves throughout. Clizia is a series of shapes fit together to create a perfect balance of reflections and transparencies. The lamp has taken note of natural forms, resembling a cloud that captures the first changing rays of morning sun, or a treetop filtering a play of light and shadows. Clizia is a comedy by Italian Renaissance political scientist and writer Niccolò Machiavelli, written in The work is based upon a classical play by Plautus.. Plot. The plot centres around a lecherous Florentine named Nicomaco who becomes attracted to an orphan girl he has raised since childhood. Nicomaco's son is also interested in the girl and wishes to marry her, but both men are.

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