The scarlet city: a novel of 16th-century Italy
Academy Chicago Publishers, 1990 - 367 pagina's
In this masterly novel, Hella Haasse, the author of last year's bestselling takes readers to a 16th-century Italy torn by the savage violence of war and by sinister intrigues for power, and Giovanni Borgia's agonizing search for his true origins.
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Vittoria Colonna 63 V. Niccolò Machiavelli to Francesco Guicciardini 87 VI.
Giovanni Borgia 97 VII. Vittoria Colonna 131 Vili. Francesco Guicciardini to
Niccolò Machiavelli 143 IX. Giovanni Borgia 151 X. Pietro Aretino and Giovanni
Borgia 203 ...
Francesco Guicciardini to Niccolo Machiavelli What's Urbino doing, what's he
saying? The day before yesterday the Spaniards under Bourbon joined up with
Frunsberg's lansquenets at Mortara. I've left Piacenza; I'm on the way to Bologna.
Niccolo Machiavelli to Francesco Guicciardini Excellency, best friend. I received
an urgent call to return to Florence. Meanwhile you'll have received my report that
Urbino has promised to depart as quickly as possible. When I was leaving ...
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Against the turbulent backdrop of the Italian Wars (1494-1559) Haasse traces the lives and struggles of some of Italy's most famous citizens--Michelangelo Buonarroti, Niccolo Machiavelli, Vittoria ... Volledige review lezen
The Italian Wars
Pietro Aretino and Giovanni Borgia
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