Essence And Alchemy

Author: Mandy Aftel
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408863561
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INTRODUCTION 1 The alchemical symbol means “essence.” 2 Paolo Rovesti,In
Search of Perfumes Lost (Venice: Blowup, 1980), p. 9. CHAPTER 1. THE SPIRIT
symbol means “coagulate.” 2 Roy Bedichek, The Sense of Smell (London:
Michael Joseph, 1960), p. 218. 3 Constance Classen, The Color of Angels (
London: Routledge, 1998), pp. 152–53. 4 Paolo Rovesti, In Search of Perfumes
Lost (Venice: ...


Author: Mandy Aftel
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101614684
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Look out for Mandy Aftel's new book, The Art of Flavor, on sale in August! Mandy Aftel is widely acclaimed as a trailblazer in natural perfumery.

Scents And Sensibility

Author: Catherine Maxwell
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198701756
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and Alchemy: A Natural History of Perfume (2001) and Fragrant: The Secret Life
of Scent (2014), both by the natural perfumer Mandy Aftel.” As well as citing
literary sources, Aftel appends to Essence and Alchemy an extensive
bibliography of books on smell, scent, and perfume. Reading about perfume,
whether this involves literary or specialist sources, is thus intrinsically bound up
with its appreciation, as indeed is writing. As the perfumer Karen Gilbert instructs,
'When “training your ...

Eine Kurze Geschichte Von Fast Allem

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Goldmann Verlag
ISBN: 3641079241
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In seinem großen Buch nimmt uns Bestsellerautor Bill Bryson mit auf eine atemberaubende Reise durch Raum und Zeit: Er erklärt uns den Himmel und die Erde, die Sterne und die Meere, und nicht zuletzt die Entstehungsgeschichte des Menschen. ...

Pan Aroma

Author: Tom Robbins
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3644499411
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«Ein altes ukrainisches Sprichwort warnt: Eine Geschichte, die mit einer Roten Bete anfängt, endet mit dem Teufel.» In «Pan Aroma» lauern noch ganz andere Gefahren auf den Leser: Wohlgerüche schlagen um in infernalischen Gestank, ...

Past Scents

Author: Jonathan Reinarz
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252096029
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C. Michel, “The Middle East and Asia: The Production, Transformation, and Use
of Perfumes in Ancient Mesopotamia,” in Grasse, Perfume, 58. 13. Classen et al.,
Aroma, 17. 14. Manniche, Sacred Luxuries, 7. 15. R. Genders, A History of Scent
(London: Hamish Hamilton, 1972), 28. 16. Classen et al., Aroma, 43. 17. C. M.
Woolgar, The Senses in Late Medieval England (New Haven, Conn.: Yale
University Press, 2006), 139. 18. Ibid., 128. 19. M. Aftel, Essence and Alchemy: A
Natural ...

The Ephemeral History Of Perfume

Author: Holly Dugan
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421404222
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7. Ben Jonson, “On the Famous Voyage,” in Ben Jonson and the Cavalier Poets,
ed. Hugh Maclean (New York: W. W. Norton, 1974), 14–20, lines 63–65. 8.
Andrew Marvell, “The Garden,” in Miscellaneous Poems (London, 1681), 50. 9.
Evelyn, Kalendarium Hortense, sig. B3 r. 10. Ibid., sig. B4 v–sig. B5 r. 11. Ibid., sig
. B4 v. 12. Ibid., sig. B5 r. 13. Mandy Aftel, Essence and Alchemy: A Natural
History of Perfume (New York: North Point Press, 2001), 111. 14. Common
jasmine, Jasminum ...

Coming To My Senses

Author: Alyssa Harad
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101583673
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An entertaining look at the industry and a good primer on how mass-market
perfume is created. A Natural History of the Senses, by Diane Ackerman
Ackerman blends science, bits of personal memoir, and lyrical description in this
gorgeous celebration of our senses. First published in 1991, her chapter on smell
is still regularly cited. Essence and Alchemy: A Natural History of Perfume, by
Mandy Aftel As described in this book. Worth reading for the beautiful
descriptions and literary ...

Fragrance And Wellbeing

Author: Jennifer Peace Rhind
Publisher: Singing Dragon
ISBN: 0857010735
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Ackerman, D. (1990) A Natural History of the Senses. London: Phoenix.
Afoakawa, E.O. (2008) 'Cocoa and chocolate consumption – are there
aphrodisiac and other benefits for human health?' South African Journal of
Clinical Nutrition 21, 3, 107–113. Aftel, M. (2008) Essence and Alchemy: A
Natural History of Perfume. Layton, UT: Gibbs Smith. Akhondzadeh, S., Fallah-
Pour, H., Afkham, K., Jamshidi, A.-H. and Khalighi-Cigaroudi, F. (2004) '
Comparison of Crocus sativus L. and ...