The Works Of Thomas Carlyle Volume 2; Frederick The Great

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byThomas Carlyle

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897 Excerpt: ...We have well-nigh done with both these Majesties. The Crown-Prince, by his judicious obedient procedures in these Four Years at Ruppin, at a distance from Papa, has, as it were, completed his Apprenticeship; and, especially by this last Inspection-Journey into Freussen, may be said to have delivered his Proof-Essay with a distinguished success. He is now out of his Apprenticeship; entitled to take up his Indentures, whenever need shall be. The rugged old Master cannot but declare him competent, qualified to try his own 1 Forster, ii. 151 (without date there). May, 1736. hand without supervision:--after all those unheard-of confusions, like to set the shop on fire at one time, it is a blessedly successful Apprenticeship! Let him now, theoretically at least, in the realms of Art, Literature, Spiritual Improvement, do his Wander/akre, over at Reinsberg, still in the old region,--still well apart from Papa, who agrees best not, in immediate contact;--and be happy in the new Domesticities, and larger opportunities, provided for him there; till a certain time come, which none of us are in haste for. BOOK X. AT REINSBERG. 1736-1740. CHAPTER I. MANSION OF REINSBERG. On the Crown-Prince's Marriage, three years ago, when the Amt or Government-District fiuppin, with its incomings, was assigned to him for revenue, we heard withal of a residence getting ready. Hint had fallen from the Prince, that Reinsberg, an old Country-seat, standing with its Domain round it in that little Territory of Ruppin, and probably purchasable as was understood, might be pleasant, were it once his and well put in repair. Which hint the kind paternal Majesty instantly proceeded to act upon. He straightway gave orders for the purchase of Reinsberg; concluded said purchase, on fair terms, after...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897 Excerpt: ...We have well-nigh done with both these Majesties. The Crown-Prince, by his judicious obedient procedures in these Four Years at ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:230 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.48 inPublished:May 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217901182

ISBN - 13:9780217901185

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