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Casanova, adventurer & lover by Joseph Le Gras

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Published by John Lane in London .
Written in English


  • Casanova, Giacomo, 1725-1798

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Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph Le Gras. Translated from the French by A. Francis Steuart. With eight illustrations.
ContributionsSteuart, A. Francis tr.
LC ClassificationsD285.8.C4 L42
The Physical Object
Pagination237 p.
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6659219M
LC Control Number23018185

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