Perfume

Told with dazzling narrative brilliance, Perfume is a hauntingly powerful tale of unnatural passion and sensual depravity.

Perfume

An odorless baby found orphaned in a Paris gutter in 1738 grows to become a monster obsessed with his perfect sense of smell and a desire to capture, by any means, the ultimate scent that will make him human. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

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The Columbia Guide to the Latin American Novel Since 1945
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Raymond L. Williams
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-21 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

In this expertly crafted, richly detailed guide, Raymond Leslie Williams explores the cultural, political, and historical events that have shaped the Latin American and Caribbean novel since the end of World War II. In addition to works originally composed in English, Williams covers novels written in Spanish, Portuguese, French, Dutch,
Perfume
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Patrick Süskind
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Vintage

An odorless baby found orphaned in a Paris gutter in 1738 grows to become a monster obsessed with his perfect sense of smell and a desire to capture, by any means, the ultimate scent that will make him human. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
New York Times Saturday Review of Books and Art
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Patrick Süskind
Categories: Books
Type: BOOK - Published: 1969 - Publisher:

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Dictionary of the Literature of the Iberian Peninsula
Language: en
Pages: 1806
Authors: Germán Bleiberg, Maureen Ihrie, Janet Pérez
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Compiled by more than 90 experts, this two-volume dictionary includes representatives from all major peninsular literatures: Catalan, Galician, Portuguese and Spanish. The rich history of the literary achievements in the Iberian Peninula--from historial to dramatic--can now be enjoyed by both European and American researchers. Spanning centuries, all literary titles have
A Victorian Art of Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 1352
Authors: John Charles Olmsted
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-10 - Publisher: Routledge

First published in 1979, this collection of thirty-three essays on the novel drawn from thirteen periodicals demonstrates the primary concerns of those discussing the nature and purpose of prose fiction in the period from 1851 to 1869. The essays reflect what was thought and said about the art of fiction