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    Giacomo Casanova Autograph Letter Signed "Giacomo Casanova." One page, 11.5" x 8.25", n.p., n.d., in Italian on watermarked paper. One of history's legendary adventurers, gamblers, and bon vivants, Casanova often found himself short of funds. In this letter Casanova apologizes, "I regret that I have not fulfilled my obligation...." Casanova assures his unnamed creditor that he hopes to pay his debt in January.


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    April, 2011
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
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