Venice incognito : masks in the serene republic /
"The entire town is disguised," declared a French tourist of eighteenth-century Venice. And, indeed, maskers of all ranks--nobles, clergy, imposters, seducers, con men--could be found mixing at every level of Venetian society. Even a pious nun donned a mask and male attire for her liaison...
|Published:||Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011.|
|Series:||ACLS Fellows' Publications.
|Online Access:||Connect to eBook (Available to people from CARLI member institutions.)|
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!