The words in my hand is a fictitious account of the real life relationship between french philosopher ren descartes 1596 1650 and a housemaid named helena jans van der strom ren descartes wikipedia forced by circumstances to seek work helena sets off for amsterdam in the hope of finding employment with a wealthy merchant family. Words in my hand by guinevere glasfurd review life with descartes an accomplished first novel that imagines the life in 17th century amsterdam of young servant helena jans van der strom and . Tag the words in my hand now and then costa shortlist brexit descartes take a tour through amsterdam fear of great men fictionalising descartes round up of lovely things said to australia the words in my hand uk launch fnf tage fnf fragen 5 who was helena jans research images amsterdam egmond ten things ive learned about descartes skimming stones in the archive. Guinevere glasfurd s short fiction has appeared in mslexia the scotsman and in a collection from the national galleries of scotland the words in my hand her first novel was written with the support of a grant from arts council england. Guinevere glasfurds short fiction has appeared in mslexia the scotsman and in a collection from the national galleries of scotland the words in my hand her first novel was written with the support of a grant from arts council england
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