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The Resource Perfumes : the guide, Luca Turin and Tania Sanchez

Perfumes : the guide, Luca Turin and Tania Sanchez

Label
Perfumes : the guide
Title
Perfumes
Title remainder
the guide
Statement of responsibility
Luca Turin and Tania Sanchez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Consumer guides & advice. In a witty, irreverent and innovative handbook two experts combine authority and experience to review more than 1200 fragrances - separating the divine from the good from the monumentally awful. Their stylish book will do for scent what Robert Parker's books have done for wine.It also features introductions to women's and men's fragrances, to trends, and to history and chemistry; a glossary and many 'Top Ten' Lists; and an informative section on frequently asked questions. A truly unique and useful guide, one written with a passion for its subject
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Turin, Luca
Dewey number
668.54
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Sanchez, Tania
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Perfumes
Label
Perfumes : the guide, Luca Turin and Tania Sanchez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction to perfume criticism : how to connect your nose to your brain -- Feminine fragrance -- Beauty and the bees -- The classic and the romantic -- Masculine fragrance -- Masculine elegance and what it smells like -- The wasteland -- Chemistry and art : a brief history of perfume -- Answers to frequently asked questions -- Perfume reviews (in alphabetical order) -- Glossary of materials and terms -- Top ten lists -- Best feminines -- Best masculines -- Best feminines for men -- Best masculines for women -- Best florals -- Best chypres -- Best orientals -- Best quiet fragrances -- Best loud fragrances -- Index of star ratings
Control code
000043376627
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781846681028
Label
Perfumes : the guide, Luca Turin and Tania Sanchez
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Introduction to perfume criticism : how to connect your nose to your brain -- Feminine fragrance -- Beauty and the bees -- The classic and the romantic -- Masculine fragrance -- Masculine elegance and what it smells like -- The wasteland -- Chemistry and art : a brief history of perfume -- Answers to frequently asked questions -- Perfume reviews (in alphabetical order) -- Glossary of materials and terms -- Top ten lists -- Best feminines -- Best masculines -- Best feminines for men -- Best masculines for women -- Best florals -- Best chypres -- Best orientals -- Best quiet fragrances -- Best loud fragrances -- Index of star ratings
Control code
000043376627
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
384 p.
Isbn
9781846681028

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