Past Scents: Historical Perspectives on Smell
Publish date: February 21st 2014
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Pages no: 296
Edition language: English
netgalley arc “Odors have a power of persuasion stronger than that of words, appearances, emotions, or will. The persuasive power of an odor cannot be fended off, it enters into us like breath into our lungs, it fills us up, imbues us totally. There is no remedy for it.” ― Patrick Süskind, Perfume...