THE VAGABOND AND THE PRINCESS: PADDY LEIGH FERMOR IN ROMANIA – ALAN OGDEN IN CONVERSATION WITH SAVILIAN DAVID OLDROYD-BOLT.

An inveterate traveller around Romania and author of five country studies, Alan examines Paddy Leigh Fermor’s Romanian journeys, starting with his famous 1934 ‘trudge’ and ending in 1990. His new book, The Vagabond and The Princess, unravels the tapestry of fact and fiction and explores PLF’s love affair with the beautiful Romanian Princess, Balaşa Cantacuzino.