The Dream King - Wilfrid BluntPenguin, 1973, Paperback.
Condition: Very Good. Cover slightly rubbed at extremities. Discreet prior owners sticker on title page.
Tall, handsome, romantic, with a pronounced taste for Schiller and Wagner, 'Mad' Ludwig II of Bavaria appeared in 1846 to his people like an eighteen year old Lohengrin. In June 1886, corpulent and toothless, he was declared insane by his ministers and imprisoned.Illustrated with B&W and Colour photographs. Out of Print. 264pp. Index. Size: 4to Crown (9¾" x 8" approx.)