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PERFUME by Patrick Suskind
Sep 12, 1986 | 272 Pages
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    May 14, 2014 | 272 Pages

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Praise for PERFUME

"A fable of criminal genius . . . Remarkable."
—Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, The New York Times

“A supremely accomplished work of art, marvelously crafted and enjoyable, and rich in historical detail.”
—Ron Loewinsohn, San Francisco Chronicle

“Reading Perfume is like being submerged in a dark pool of the senses . . . An original and astonishing novel.”
—Campbell Geeslin, People

“A strange and ingenius work of literature.”
—Robert Taylor, The Boston Globe

“Mr. Süskind himself is a perfumer of language . . . A remarkable debut.”
—Peter Ackroyd, The New York Times Book Review

“Beautifully researched . . . Brilliant.”
—John Updike, The New Yorker

“Immensely seductive . . . Storytelling at its best.”
—Steve Paul, The Kansas City Star

“Mesmerizing from first page to last . . . A highly sophisticated horror tale.”
—Barbara A. Bannon, Cleveland Plain Dealer

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