22 June 2010
MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò (1469-1527). The Works of the Famous Nicolas Machiavel, Citizen and Secretary of Florence. London: for John Starkey, 1675.
4 parts in one volume, 2o (395 x 194 mm). Sectional titles to The History of Florence, The Prince, The Discourses and The Art of War. Contemporary calf (rebacked, rubbed).
FIRST EDITION of the collected works in English, though each of these works had been previously published separately in English. Sir Henry Neville "has also long been associated with [this edition of] the English translation of Machiavelli's Works" (DNB). Wing M-128A.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
From Connecticut to Kent in southeast England, homes with links to such classic works as Desire under the Elms, Lord of the Flies and The Deep Blue Sea
The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
Chinese Works of Art specialist Olivia Hamilton reckons this pair of superb sculptures — well over 1,000 years old — are ‘the finest I've seen come up for sale‘