Auction 443 / Lot n° 104

CASANOVA, Giacomo (1725-1798) - Supplimento alla Esposizione ragionata della controversia che sussite tra la Repubblica di Venezia e quella d’Olanda. [Venice]?: [s.e.], 1785. First edition, in good condition. A defence of Venice by Casanova in his last attempt to convince the Republic of Venice to let him come back to his beloved city. In the same year antother work, "Esposizione ragionata", was published. A rare work of which only one other copy is recorded in RBH (sold for £2,880 in 2005). 8vo (203 x 140mm). Woodcut device on title, with final 3 blank pp. (some spotting). Contemporary paper wrappers (some restorations) in a modern box.

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 600 - 900€

Sold 900€
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