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Debts, Dowries, Donkeys

The Diary of Niccolò Machiavelli’s Father, Messer Bernardo, in Quattrocento Florence

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Catherine Atkinson

Contents: Machiavelli family history (medieval) – Niccolò Machiavelli’s family background – Intellectual interests in Renaissance Florence – Study of Florentine mentalities – Messer Bernardo as a household economist – Writing ricordanze (diaries).