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The Emperor of Scent

A Story of Perfume, Obsession, and the Last Mystery of the Senses

The Emperor of Scent( )
Author: Burr, Chandler
ISBN:978-0-09-946023-7
Publication Date:May 2004
Publisher:Penguin Random House
Imprint:Arrow
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $24.99
Book Description:

"Luca Turin was born with an uncannily powerful nose, able to distinguish the components of any scent, from the world's most refined perfumes to the air on the New York subways. A scientist, he kept his powers to himself, concentrating on other fields. But when, for the love of it, he began to write reviews of fragrances, and those reviews took the world by storm, everything changed. The secret world of scent creation opened up, and Turin discovered something astonishing- No one...
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Book Details
Pages:496
Detailed Subjects: Science / Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology
Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13 x 19.5 x 3 cm
Book Weight:0.378 Kilograms



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