Acquainted with the Night by Christopher Dewdney

Acquainted with the Night

byChristopher Dewdney

Paperback | March 28, 2005

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$21.95

Earn 110 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores

about

GOVERNOR GENERAL'S AWARD FINALIST Christopher Dewdney takes us on an enchanting hour-by-hour journey through the night. With eloquence and insight, Dewdney explores this dark frontier in its many guises: as it seeps into the habitats of nocturnal creatures, takes its place in our bedtime stories and ancient myths, makes its way into our sleeping bodies. Whether investigating the cosmology of the night or visiting a modern sleep clinic, Dewdney brings a philosopher’s mind, a scientist’s thirst and a poet’s eye to his subject. Highly acclaimed in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K., Acquainted with the Night is bedside reading at its most intimate and illuminating.

About The Author

" CHRISTOPHER DEWDNEY is a multi-talented author who has written three non-fiction titles, The Immaculate Perception (1986), which received a Governor General’s Award nomination, The Secular Grail (1993) and Last Flesh: Life in the Transhuman Era (1998). He has also penned 11 books of poetry, and won first prize for poetry in the CBC L...
Children of the Outer Dark: The Poetry of Christopher Dewdney
Children of the Outer Dark: The Poetry of Christopher Dewdney

by Christopher Dewdney

$9.89$11.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

All-Star Fever: A Peach Street Mudders Story
All-Star Fever: A Peach Street Mudders Story

by Matt Christopher

$6.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

Demon Pond
Demon Pond

by Christopher Dewdney

$10.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:Acquainted with the NightFormat:PaperbackDimensions:322 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 1 inPublished:March 28, 2005Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0006391648

ISBN - 13:9780006391647

Look for similar items by category:

Nearby Stores

We found 0 nearby stores

Customer Reviews of Acquainted with the Night

Reviews