A Novel of the French RevolutionBook - 2011
The world knows Madame Tussaud as a wax artist extraordinaire ... but who was this woman who became one of the most famous sculptresses of all time? Spanning five years, from the budding revolution to the Reign of Terror, "Madame Tussaud" brings us into the world of an incredible heroine whose talent for wax modeling saved her life and preserved the faces of a vanished kingdom.
Publisher: New York : Crown, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: xii, 448 p. : map ; 25 cm