It is the mid-19th century, and a remarkably beautiful 18-year-old has been crowned King Ludwig II of Bavaria… In the midst of a confrontation with Prussia and Austria, Ludwig II retreats from reality into an exquisite world colored by the music of Wagner. Will he be rescued from this world of fantasy and madness or can he continue living this way?
Source: June Manga
Absolutely looooooove this manga! Although there are, of course, some creative liberties taken, this manga tells the story of the historical figure, Ludwig II of Bavaria, who was thought to be mad, having spent much of his fortune building dream castles and supporting the works of the composer Wagner. I love You Higuri's works, and this one was no exception. Fantastic storytelling, simple... read more
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