Prince Eugene and his Times

An Historical Novel

Author: Louisa Mühlbach (Klara Muller)
Published: 1868
Language: English
Wordcount: 192,822 / 558 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 74.1
LoC Categories: PT, DD
Downloads: 520
mnybks.net#: 5220
Origin: gutenberg.org
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Translated by Adelaide DeV. Chaudron.

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Bliss II. The French in Speier III. The Treasure IV. Caspar's Vengeance V. The Duchess of Orleans VI. The Deliverance of Trier VII. The Fire-tongs VIII. Brave Hearts

BOOK VIII.

I. The Advance into France II. The Ravens III. Sick and Well IV. The Duke's Dangerous Illness V. The Marquis Strozzi VI. Insanity and Revenge VII. The Ambrosia VIII. The Betrothal IX. Vengeance


PRINCE EUGENE AND HIS TIMES.


BOOK I.

PRINCE EUGENE, THE LITTLE ABBE

CHAPTER I.

THE COUNTESS OF SOISSONS.

"Is that your last word, madame?" said Louvois, in a tone so emphatic as to be almost threatening.

"My last word," replied the countess, haughtily. "My daughter is too young to marry, and were she older, I would not impose a husband upon her who was not the man of her choice. She shall bestow her hand and heart together."

"Do you mean that it is impossible for your daughter to love my son?" ask

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