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The Frozen Thames

The Frozen Thames( )
Author: Humphreys, Helen
ISBN:978-0-385-34281-0
Publication Date:Mar 2009
Publisher:Random House Publishing Group
Imprint:Delacorte Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $22.00
Book Description:

In its long history, the river Thames has frozen solid forty times. These are the stories of that frozen river. So begins this breathtaking and original work, which contains forty vignettes based on events that actually took place each time the historic Thames froze solid. Spanning more than seven centuries—from 1142 to 1895—and illustrated with stunning full-color period art, The Frozen Thames is an achingly beautiful feat of the...
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Book Details
Pages:192
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Historical / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.31 x 6.26 x 0.89 Inches
Book Weight:0.8 Pounds
Author Biography
Humphreys, Helen (Author)
Helen Humphreys is the author of four collections of poetry & one previous novel, "Leaving Earth", which won the Toronto Book Award, was a "New York Times" Notable Book, & was published in six languages. "Afterimage" was inspired by an exhibition of Julia Margaret Cameron's photographs. Humphreys lives in Kingston, Ontario.

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