Cagliostro by W.R.H. Trowbridge

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The French version is the more Vie de ^ roseph Balsamo connu sous le nom de tmte Cagliostro, extraite de la procedure instruite contre lui a Rome en 1790; tradmte a la Chambre d'aprh f original available. is It is entitled : italien, Apostolique. 20 imprint Giuseppe Balsamo It is, moreover, a question whether the adventures related in the Vie de Joseph Balsamo are those of one or of several persons. As it is quite inconceivable that the Cagliostro of the Necklace Affair could ever have been the very ordinary adventurer here depicted, it has been suggested and there is much to support the view Giuseppe Balsamo, as known to history, is a sort of composite individual manufactured out of all the rogues of whom the Inquisition- writer had any knowledge.

In a word Giuseppe Balsamo " became a veritable " destined seemingly sooner or later for the or the Such a character, it goes withgalleys gallows. out saying, could not fail to attract the notice of the Apache police. He more Palermo jail ; than once saw the inside of the but from lack of sufficient proof, or from 25 Cagliostro the nature of the charge against him, or owing to the intercession of his estimable uncles, as often as he was arrested he was let off again. his drawing-lessons, while they lasted, were obtain the ends.

2) The testimony of the experts as to the remarkable similarity between the writing of Balsamo and The Power of Prejudice requires something Cagliostro more than an official At the time statement to that effect to be convincing. the experts made their report, the French Government were trying to silence the calumnies with which Marie Antoinette was being attacked by making the character of Cagliostro and others connected with the Necklace Affair appear as bad as police in the interest of the possible.

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