A Natural History of the Senses by Diane Ackerman

By Diane Ackerman

Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand travel of the area of the senses comprises conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a pro nostril in manhattan, besides dissertations on kisses and tattoos, sadistic food and the song performed via the planet Earth.

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