Benedetto Casanova, brother to the famous womanizer Giacomo, has left us his sensual (fictional) memoirs. Read “Benedetto Casanova: The Memoirs” by Marten Weber with Rakuten Kobo. No doubt you have heard of Casanova, the famous seducer. All about Benedetto Casanova – The Memoirs by Marten Weber. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.

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Every now and then, the book will depict a sex scene that lasts about three-fourths of a page.

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Describe your issue Have a question not already answered in the links at left or on our main FAQ page? The reader gets little sense of who Benedetto’s lover really is – he displays not much personality.

The Fall of Reach. For example, at one point near the beginning, he declares that one woman could prove that women are not inferior thinkers to men.

It is not easy to find literate gay lit. May 29, Todd Garrison rated it liked it. We have a few more data points pertinent to the history of the manuscript. Now, the main character, and the memoirs format of the novel lend themselves to numerous sex scenes.


Character interaction and dialogue are nearly flawless, and ghe setting is depicted incredibly well. May 10, E. Sign bebedetto for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book.

Benedetto Casanova: The Memoirs by Marten Weber

Historical accurate without being too old-fashioned in style, it made me fall in love with the main character Benedetto, a young Caaanova, brother of the real Casanova, who follows his brother around Europe.

Most of my recent books concern the lives and adventures of men, both today, in history, and in the future.

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No current Talk conversations about this book. But did you know he may casanovaa had a gay brother? An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He is torn between his philosophical ambitions and his lust for adventure. March 29, Words: Rusty rated it really liked it Jun 20, Most of all, I feel this book overuses sex. Or BIG read, rather, since it’s quite long and Benedetto’s philosophical musings encourage thoughtful perusal rather than rapid consumption.

The Memoirs by Marten Weber. On the positive side, the writing is good, and the premise an interesting one: Readers Benefits of registering Where are my ebooks?

Reading this was like watching a looped porn video. One story has left the known universe and is currently a best-seller on Pharus II. Give it a go.


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Marten Weber delivers a wonderful “translation” of this challenging text, full of linguistic cunning and his usual talent for breathtaking eroticism. I am hugely uncomfortable with labels, even seemingly benign ones such as ‘gay,’ ‘straight,’ or ‘sugar-free’ and p I am of mixed parentage a man and a woman and have lived in more countries than I can count on tye and feet together.

Most of all, I find it refreshing to find literature with gay characters that does not fall into the awful categories of vampires, sci-fi with planets on which everybody is gay, or bland coming out stories. The author clearly has done his research and the period details of the story feel historically authentic, although I’m not an expert on late s Europe.

Would you like us to take another look at this review? The set-up of this novel mirrors historical memoirs after the scholars have had a chance to translate, annotate, and comment.