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A Nervous Splendor: Vienna 1888-1889

A Nervous Splendor: Vienna 1888-1889
Author: Frederic Morton
ISBN 13: 9780140056679
ISBN 10: 14005667
Edition: Trade Paperback Edition
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: 1980-10-30
Format: Paperback
Pages: 352
List Price: $17.00

On January 30, 1889, at the champagne-splashed height of the Viennese Carnival, the Handsome and charming Crown Prince Rudolf fired a revolver at his teenaged mistress and them himself. The two shots that rang out at Mayerling in the Vienna Woods echo still.