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Arrancó el tradicional Carnaval de Venecia, este año rodeado de fuertes medidas de seguridad.

Arrancó el tradicional Carnaval de Venecia, este año rodeado de fuertes medidas de seguridad.

Venetian fort in Nafplion, Greece, one of many forts that secured Venetian trade routes in the Eastern Mediterranean

Venetian fort in Nafplion, Greece, one of many forts that secured Venetian trade routes in the Eastern Mediterranean

Casanova's original manuscript was stored in the editor's head office in Leipzig until 1943, when after the closure of the office, Brockhaus himself secured them in a bank, saving them just before the 1943 bombings of Leipzig. In June 1945, it was moved to the new head office in Wiesbaden by the American troops. (...) In 2010, thanks to the support of an anonymous donor, the manuscript was purchased by the BNF for over $9 million, the institution's most expensive acquisition to date.

Casanova's original manuscript was stored in the editor's head office in Leipzig until 1943, when after the closure of the office, Brockhaus himself secured them in a bank, saving them just before the 1943 bombings of Leipzig. In June 1945, it was moved to the new head office in Wiesbaden by the American troops. (...) In 2010, thanks to the support of an anonymous donor, the manuscript was purchased by the BNF for over $9 million, the institution's most expensive acquisition to date.