★ Perfume: The Story of a Murderer PDF / Epub ✈ Author Patrick Süskind – E17streets4all.co.uk An acclaimed bestseller and international sensation, Patrick Suskind s classic novel provokes a terrifying examination of what happens when one man s indulgence in his greatest passion his sense of sm An acclaimed bestseller and international sensation, Story of Kindle Ï Patrick Suskind s classic novel provokes a terrifying examination of what happens when one man s indulgence in his greatest passion his sense of smell leads to murderIn the slums of eighteenth century France, the infant Jean Baptiste Grenouille is born with one sublime gift an absolute sense of smell As a boy, he lives to decipher the odors of Paris, and apprentices himself to a prominent perfumer who teaches him the ancient art of mixing precious oils and herbs But Grenouille s genius is such that he is not satisfied to stop there, and he becomes obsessed with capturing the smells of objects such as brass doorknobs and fresh cut wood Then one day he catches a hint of a scent that will drive him on an ever terrifying quest to create the ultimate perfume the scent of a beautiful young virgin Told with dazzling narrative brilliance, Perfume is a hauntingly powerful tale of murder and sensual depravity.
From he studied medieval Story of Kindle Ï and modern history in Munich and Aix en Provence In the s he worked as a screenwriter, for Kir Royal and Monaco Franze among others After spending the s writing what he has characterized as short unpublished prose pieces and longer un produced screenplays , Patrick S skind was catapulted to fame in the s by the monodrama Der Kontrabass The Double Bass, , which became an instant success and a favourite of the German stage In his status as literary wunderkind was confirmed with the publication of the novel Das Parf m Die Geschichte eines M rders Perfume The Story of a Murderer , which quickly topped the European best seller list and eventually sold millions of copies worldwide.
- 263 pages
- Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
- Patrick Süskind
- 06 June 2019 Patrick Süskind