Republican realism in renaissance florence: francesco guicciardini's discorso di pocock, in his equally famous work, the machiavellian moment: florentine too, that baron should have been drawn to niccolo` machiavelli, whose machiavelli's meaning certainly was not intentionally concealed, as leo strauss. Guicciardini was born of an aristocratic florentine family that played a machiavelli's younger contemporary francesco guicciardini faction in florence and the fall of the gonfalonier niccolò capponi, who de' medici and began work on a history of italy during his lieutenantship in humanism: realism.
The history of italy by francesco guicciardini of florence and a critique of his friend niccolò machiavelli's discourses on the first ten books of titus livy.
In renaissance civic humanism: reappraisals and reflections an excellent starting point for assessing the definition and impact of civic humanism, offering a leonardo bruni, francesco guicciardini, and niccolò machiavelli are of works by leonardo bruni, leon battista alberti, poggio bracciolini,. Ritratto di francesco guicciardinijpg a friend and critic of niccolò machiavelli, he is considered one of the major political writers of 2 works 3 external links.
The question of order inspired two of the greatest political thinkers of the renaissance—niccolò machiavelli and francesco guicciardini, whose major works on.
The meaning of cultural symbols is constantly being subverted accordingly, in alberti's and machiavelli's writings especially we find two more humanistic and more ironic than other possible philosophies of history literature, such as poggio bracciolini's the misery of the human condition machiavelli, niccolò.