John Robertson, 4 November 1993
Show More G.B. Vico: The Making of an Anti-Modern by Mark Lilla.
Harvard, 225 pp., £29.95, April 1993, 0 674 33962 2Show More
The Rehabilitation of Myth: Vico’s ‘New Science’ by Joseph Mali.
Cambridge, 275 pp., £35, September 1992, 0 521 41952 2Show More
“... of the third and final edition of Vico’s master work, the New Science (1744), by T.G. Bergin and M.H. Fisch, and another of selections from this and earlier writings by Leon Pompa. There has also been a steady flow of interpretations, much of it organised by the Institute for Vico Studies in New York. But the framework in which Vico is understood ...”