Giacomo Casanova

Giacomo Casanova was an Italian adventurer and author from the Republic of Venice. He is best known for his autobiography, 'Histoire de ma vie' (Story of My Life), which provides an intimate and detailed account of his life and times, and is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century.

Books

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  1. 1. History of My Life

    "History of My Life" is an autobiography of an Italian adventurer and author, who is best remembered for his often complicated and elaborate affairs with women. The book offers a fascinating insight into his life, travels, and encounters. It provides an intimate look at the social customs and life of the 18th century, as well as the author's personal philosophies on a variety of subjects, including love, luck, and the importance of maintaining a sense of humor.

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