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A Natural History of the Senses, Ackerman, Diane
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Author Name    Ackerman, Diane

Title   A Natural History of the Senses

Binding   Trade Paperback

Book Condition   Good +

Edition   9th Printing

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Publisher   NY Vintage Books (Random House) 1991

ISBN Number    0679735666 / 9780679735663

Seller ID   006010

One-inch vertical tear near top of spine on front cover. Slight rubbing on spine edges. Light toning. Text clean. A collection of sprightly essays about each of the sensory experiences. This book will make you more aware of things you see, hear, feel, smell and taste without thinking.

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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. (Literature--Classics & Contemporary)

Biology. Senses. Sensation. Human Experience. Diane Ackerman. Beauty. Esthetics.

Price = 4.00 USD



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