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The empress of pleasure : the life and adventures of Teresa Cornelys, queen of masquerades and Casanova's lover

Author: Judith Summers
Publisher: London ; New York : Viking, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Outrageous, ingenious and indomitable, Mrs Cornelys enjoyed immense wealth and success during her lifetime. She came to London in 1759 aged 36, a Venetian-born opera singer and mother of Casanova's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Summers, Judith.
Empress of pleasure.
London ; New York : Viking, 2003
(OCoLC)654476897
Named Person: Teresa Cornelys; Teresa Cornelys; Teresa Cornelys
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Summers
ISBN: 0670912581 9780670912582
OCLC Number: 52878567
Description: xxi, 338 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Judith Summers.

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