Perfume: The Story of a Murderer download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrick Süskind

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrick Süskind year 2015
  • Book name: Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
  • Author: Patrick Süskind
  • Release date: 2015/5/28
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Fiction
  • ISBN: 9780241973615
  • Rating: 8.85 of 10
  • Votes: 570
  • Review by: Jamison Libby
  • Review rating: 8.1 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/29
  • Total pages: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 27 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Patrick Suskind's Perfume is a classic novel of death and sensuality in Paris, published as a Penguin Essential for the first time. '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. His name was Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, and if his name has been forgotten today, it is certainly not because Grenouille fell short of those more famous blackguards when it came to arrogance, misanthropy, immorality, or, more succinctly, wickedness, but because his gifts and his sole ambition were restricted to a domain that leaves no traces in history: to the fleeting realm of scent . . .''An astonishing tour de force both in concept and execution' Guardian'A fantastic tale of murder and twisted eroticism controlled by a disgusted loathing of humanity ... Clever, stylish, absorbing and well worth reading' Literary Review'A meditation on the nature of death, desire and decay ... a remarkable debut' Peter Ackroyd, The New York Times Book Review'Unlike anything else one has read. A phenomenon ... Everyone seems to want to get a whiff of this strange perfume, which will remain unique in contemporary literature' Figaro'An ingenious and totally absorbing fantasy' Daily Telegraph'Witty, stylish and ferociously absorbing' Observer
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H5M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Fiction In Translation, Contemporary Fiction, Adult & Contemporary Romance, Historical Fiction
  • Available formats: TXT, PDF, PML, PPTX, LRF, DOC, WORD, EPUB. Compressed in IMG, ARJ, ZIP, RAR, LZMA, CBZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 9.21 USD
  • Dimensions: 111x181x17mm
  • Weight: 151g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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