Perfumes Used by Early Civilized Races

Author: C. J. S. Thompson

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing



Page: 48

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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

French Civilization and Its Discontents

Nationalism, Colonialism, Race

Author: Tyler Stovall

Publisher: Lexington Books


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 288

View: 685

French Civilization and Its Discontents: Nationalism, Colonialism, Race explores the ways in which considerations of difference, especially colonialism, post-colonialism, and race, have shaped French culture and French studies in the modern era. Rejecting traditional assimilationist notions of French national identity, contributors to this groundbreaking volume demonstrate how literature, history and other aspects of what is considered French civilization have been shaped by processes of creolization and differentiation.

A Practical Treatise on the Manufacture of Perfumery

Author: Carl Deite

Publisher: Applewood Books


Category: Gardening

Page: 368

View: 988

""This immensely popular work by Carl Deite, translated from the German in 1892 by William Brannt, is a ready reference and practical guide for the home and professional perfumer. Special attention is given to the description of raw materials, as well as to methods for testing them to ensure the highest-quality final product.""