Italian language series: Il Principe, chapter I

In the first chapter of his treatise Il Principe, Niccolò Machiavelli describes how many sorts of principalities exist, and how they are acquired. The first chapter is short; you will study the entirety of it here, in just this one post. It reads as follows: Quante siano le specie de’ Principati, e con quali modi si acquistino. Tutti gli Stati, tutti i dominii che hanno avuto, … Continue reading Italian language series: Il Principe, chapter I