The True History of the Prisoner called The Iron Mask: Extracted from Documents in the French Archives
George Agar Ellis
Page count: 275 pages
File size: 392 KB
Who was the mysterious figure who was held in custody by French authorities for nearly 35 years, with his faced constantly cloaked in an identity-concealing iron mask? Though writers ranging from Voltaire to Dumas have advanced their own theories, this exhaustive examination of historical documents comes closest to presenting a viable answer to this centuries-old mystery.