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The secret of scent : adventures in perfume and the science of smell

Author: Luca Turin
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Smell is our forgotten sense. Long neglected by science in favour of more prestigious areas of research, it's also barely understood in general life. At the core of our sense of smell lies an enigma:  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luca Turin
ISBN: 0571215378 9780571215379 9780571215386 0571215386
OCLC Number: 71263656
Notes: Includes index.
Description: ix, 207 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Luca Turin.

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"'Meet Luca Turin, a renegade scientist and perfume critic with an extraordinary sense of smell.' Newsday"

 
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