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... not through antagonism to each other, but through affection for each other; and
that if the master, instead of endeavouring to get as much work as possible from
the servant, seeks rather to render his appointed and necessary work beneficial ...
But suppose no intercourse between the landowners is possible, except through
the travelling agent; and that, after a time, this agent, watching the course of each
man's agriculture, keeps back the articles with which he has been entrusted ...
This impossibility of precise knowledge prevents neither from striving to attain the
desired point of greatest vexation and injury to the other, nor from accepting it for
a scientific principle that he is to buy for the least and sell for the most possible, ...
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I saw this in a charity shop and bought it solely because it contains his wonderful fairy tale, "The King of the Golden River". I will, I'm afraid, skip the essays on art, architecture, and culture ... Read full review