The Resource Fragrant : the secret life of scent, Mandy Aftel, (electronic resource)

Fragrant : the secret life of scent, Mandy Aftel, (electronic resource)

Label
Fragrant : the secret life of scent
Title
Fragrant
Title remainder
the secret life of scent
Statement of responsibility
Mandy Aftel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The 'Alice Waters of American natural perfume' (indieperfume.com) celebrates our most potent sense, through five rock stars of the fragrant world. Mandy Aftel is widely acclaimed as a trailblazer in natural perfumery. Over two decades of sourcing the finest aromatic ingredients from all over the world and creating artisanal fragrances, she has been an evangelist for the transformative power of scent. In Fragrant, through five major players in the epic of aroma, she explores the profound connection between our sense of smell and the appetites that move us, give us pleasure, make us fully alive. Cinnamon, queen of the Spice Route, touches our hunger for the unknown, the exotic, the luxurious. Mint, homegrown the world over, speaks to our affinity for the familiar, the native, the authentic. Frankincense, an ancient incense ingredient, taps into our longing for transcendence, while ambergris embodies our unquenchable curiosity. And exquisite jasmine exemplifies our yearning for beauty, both evanescent and enduring. In addition to providing a riveting initiation into the history, natural history, and philosophy of scent, Fragrant imparts the essentials of scent literacy and includes recipes for easy-to-make fragrances and edible, drinkable, and useful concoctions that reveal the imaginative possibilities of creating with'and reveling in'aroma. Vintage line drawings make for a volume that will be a treasured gift as well as a great read
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aftel, Mandy
Dewey number
612.8/6
Index
no index present
LC call number
QP458
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
  • Social Science
  • Smell
  • Odors
  • Cinnamon
  • Mints (Plants)
  • Ambergris
  • Frankincense
  • Jasmine
  • Ambergris
  • Cinnamon
  • Frankincense
  • Jasmine
  • Mints (Plants)
  • Odors
  • Smell
Label
Fragrant : the secret life of scent, Mandy Aftel, (electronic resource)
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https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F32195F2-8EB9-4ABE-B8AD-EA0AB61BCB16
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o883293590
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101614686
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00384911
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F32195F2-8EB9-4ABE-B8AD-EA0AB61BCB16
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o883293590
  • (OCoLC)883293590
Label
Fragrant : the secret life of scent, Mandy Aftel, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F32195F2-8EB9-4ABE-B8AD-EA0AB61BCB16
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o883293590
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101614686
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00384911
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F32195F2-8EB9-4ABE-B8AD-EA0AB61BCB16
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o883293590
  • (OCoLC)883293590

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