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The life of Baron Frederick Trenck

The life of Baron Frederick Trenck

containing his adventures, his cruel and excessive sufferings, during ten years imprisonment, at the fortress of Magdeburg, by command of the late King of Prussia

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Published by B.& J. Russell in Hartford [Conn.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the German by Thomas Holcroft
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 32960
ContributionsHolcroft, Thomas, 1745-1809
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16895793M
LC Control Number87852278

It has further been suggested that the fair Cunégonde is none other than Mme. de Châtelet herself. And it has been said that the Cunégonde-Candide affair represents the common passion of Frederick's sister for Baron Trenck. The name of the oracle of the baron's castle, . Holcroft, Thomas, The life of Baron Frederick Trenck; containing his adventures, and cruel and excessive sufferings during an imprisonment of ten years in the fortress of Magdeburgh. (Philadelphia, Jas. L. Gihon, ), also by Friedrich Trenck (page images at HathiTrust). 1) Friedrich von der Trenck's autobiography. 2) book entitled; "Trenck" by Bruno Frank written I am know searching for biographies of Friedrich von der Trenck. A Eurpoean movie was released on life of Friedrich von der Trenck. As an aside, my father visited Paris afew years ago.


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January 1, – Brno. October 4, ) was an Austrian soldier. 2 Military career. 3 Imprisonment and death. Trenck was born into a military family on 1 Januaryin Reggio in south Italy, where his father Johann Allegiance: Habsburg Monarchy.

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Franz Baron von Trenck was born in in Reggio, Italy. After studying at the Jesuit schools he entered the Hungarian 8th Infantry Regiment of Count Pálffy where he achieved the rank of lieutenant. However, he is discharged because of his eccentric behavior and indiscipline.

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In person he was stout and thick-set, his countenance by no means prepossessing, from a disease which had disfigured it; and he was slovenly in his dress.Let the tragical narration of Trenck be a lesson to the afflicted.—Give hope to the despairing, and fortitude to the wavering—and humanize the hearts of kings.” Kemmelmeyer painted Baron Friedrich Freiherr von der Trenck specifically to be exhibited at Captain David Porter’s watchtower.

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