Publish date: September 1987
Pages no: 268
Edition language: English
4/5 stars This book. Wow. I started off wanting more than anything to love it, looking past any of the little things that bugged me. Suskind wrote in long sentences. At times he seemed to lose his train of thought only to hurriedly finish the thought at the end of a daunting sentence. He also would ...
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind(translated from the German By John E. Woods) "In eighteenth-century France there lived a man who was one of the most gifted and abominable personages in an era that knew no lack of gifted and abominable personages." This novel might as well h...
Groveling, repulsive husk of a man with exceptional nose but no body odour butchers virgin women in the attempt to turn them into perfume, is caught and released due to having driven the people of France to orgiastic adoration, decides there's no space for joy in his blackened heart and returns to P...
Bardzo "aromatyczna" książka. Dlaczego aromatyczna? Od pierwszych stron, niemal do końca czytelnik ma do czynienia z zapachem. To jedna z wielu rzeczy, które mi się podobały kiedy czytałam "Pachnidło": czyli to, że podczas czytania opisy miasta - Paryża - ulic, ludzi, przedmiotów, straganów itp. mog...
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