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Daily life in Venice in the time of Casanova.

Maurice Andrieux

Daily life in Venice in the time of Casanova.

by Maurice Andrieux

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Venice (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Venice (Italy) -- Civilization -- To 1797.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated by Mary Fitton.
      SeriesDaily life series, 18
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG675.6 .A5513 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination232 p.
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4914254M
      LC Control Number76134525

      Casanova, Venice – Mag-book sa ilalim ng aming Best Price Guarantee! 47 review at 14 larawan ang naghihintay sayo sa From Daily Life in Venice at the time of Casanova. accused of outrage against religion for his knowledge of cabalism and freemasonry and for keeping forbidden books in his library), Casanova was less indulgent in his account of the Piombi when Letters from the Exile by Massimo Vangelista is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution.

        Visitors to Venice —some 30 million a year, according to the Italian Tourist Ministry—do daily battle with the city’s 50, permanent residents who often love and hate them at the same time. The secrets of Venice Carnival and the fascinating life of Giacomo Casanova is the guided tour that you have always dreamed of! Thanks to this novel experience, you will be able to retrace the life events of the famous Venetian Don Giovanni in the company of an authorized guide.

      At one point, Casanova was imprisoned in Venice. After he escaped prison, Casanova traveled around the world, and he finally returned to Venice in From that year, up to , he was working as a spy for the Inquisitors of State in Venice. He died in at 73 years old, living rich, interesting and full with adventures life. This is the.   Rejuvenating Venice. While supervising plate photography on location, Taylor first noticed that in an ideal world, almost all the windows needed to be replaced. Venice buildings now feature large double paned windows, which were totally anachronistic at the time of Casanova.


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London, Allen and Unwin, (OCoLC)   When speaking of books that recap Venice’s history, for me, the best I’ve read so far for keeping it succinct is French writer Maurice Andrieux’s Daily Life in Venice at the time of Casanova (). If you are interested in getting your dose of Venetian history without committing to reading a large work, this one is as precise as ever.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Andrieux, Maurice. Daily life in Venice in the time of Casanova. New York, Praeger [] (OCoLC)   Venice – Casanova’s Favorite Hangouts.

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Casanova was born at a time when the thousand-year-old, sea-borne empire that was Venice was no longer the political, military and commercial powerhouse that it had once been.

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