A Natural History of the Senses

A Natural History of the Senses
Author : Diane Ackerman
Publisher : Vintage
Total Pages : 352
Release : 2011-12-07
ISBN 10 : 9780307763310
ISBN 13 : 0307763315
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose in New York, along with dissertations on kisses and tattoos, sadistic cuisine and the music played by the planet Earth. “Delightful . . . gives the reader the richest possible feeling of the worlds the senses take in.” —The New York Times


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