The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt Vol. 5 in London and Moscow

The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt Vol. 5 in London and Moscow

by Giacomo Casanova
     
 

Casanova was an Italian adventurer and author from the Republic of Venice. His autobiography, is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He has become so famous for his often complicated and elaborate affairs with women that his name is now synonymous with "womanizer". He associated with… See more details below

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Casanova was an Italian adventurer and author from the Republic of Venice. His autobiography, is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He has become so famous for his often complicated and elaborate affairs with women that his name is now synonymous with "womanizer". He associated with European royalty, popes and cardinals, along with luminaries such as Voltaire, Goethe and Mozart. He spent his last years in Bohemia as a librarian in Count Waldstein's household, where he also wrote the story of his life. Set of 6 volumes.

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ISBN-13:
9781617207570
Publisher:
Wilder Publications
Publication date:
05/01/2012
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.96(d)

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