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Perfume Legends

French Feminine Fragrances

by Michael Edwards

  • 43 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Crescent House Pub .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7626067M
ISBN 100646277944
ISBN 109780646277943

Click to read more about Perfume Legends: French Feminine Fragrances by Michael Edwards. Focusing on 45 fragrances, from Guerlain Jicky to Thierry Mugler Angel, this book provides information on the creators, including the perfumers and the couturiers to the bottle designers and the executives of the perfume houses/5.   A fascinating book for anyone with even a passing interest in perfume. Charting all the great scents since the launch of Guerlain's Jicky in to Mugler's Angel in , this tells the story of some of the world's most famous fragrances. Edwards's passion for the subject makes this more a great read than just a reference : Pat Townsend.

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Perfume Legends by Michael Edwards Download PDF EPUB FB2

'This is a fascinating book for anyone with even a passing interest in perfume. Charting all the great scents since the launch of Guerlain's Jicky in to Mugler's Angel inthis tells the story of some of the world's most famous fragrances.

Edwards's passion for the subject makes this more a Perfume Legends book read than just a reference book/5(5). Perfume Legends book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Stunningly produced, this lavish and fascinating volume charts the history /5. Michael Edwards is a household name in perfumery.

He is the man behind Fragrances of the World (formerly known as The Fragrance Adviser, and now available in book form and online), a critically acclaimed guide for retailers, and the author of Perfume Legends, a standard work on the history of modern there's some controversy among.

This is a beautiful book and a great read on the legends and stories behind the great perfumes and perfume houses. I learned more about the perfumes, the packaging, the designers, the design culture in France, etc.

etc. etc. than I ever would have expected/5(5). Perfume Legends II. First Perfume Legends book in and now considered one of the most significant books written on modern perfumery as creators, perfumers, couturiers, bottle designers and fragrance house executives spoke openly about their fragrances.

The Reference Guide. Michael Edwards’ reference guide book continues to provide the most comprehensive guide to fragrances and their classifications. More t fragrances feature in the 33rd edition, indexed by name, house, gender and fragrance family.

“There is no other book like it,” said Edmond Roudnitska, the creator of Dioressence, Diorissimo, and Eau Sauvage of Perfume Legends. It’s hard to disagree with the master. The website Perfume Legends is offering a promo code for a 10% discount to Bois de Jasmin readers–BDJ19, valid until December 31 If you’ve read the book, I.

Perfume Legends II. After being encouraged to reprint the book, Michael decided to go one step further. In September this year he will launch Perfume Legends II – French Feminine Fragrances. As in the original publication, Perfume Legends II begins with Houbigant’s Fougère Royale in Michael Anthony Edwards (10 December ) is a British fragrance taxonomist, historian, and founding editor of Fragrances of the World, the largest guide to perfume lectures and writings, including the book Perfume Legends: French Feminine Fragrances, pioneered critical scholarship on the history of perfumery, while his fragrance wheel marked a major Born: Michael Anthony Edwards, 10 December.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Perfume Legends: French Feminine Fragrances by Michael Edwards (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Perfume Legends.

French Feminine Fragrances by EDWARDS, Michael and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   My two favorite perfume-related books are Reeking Havoc: The Unauthorized Story of Giorgio (Steve Ginsburg), and Perfume Legends (Michael Edwards). Both offer insights into the history behind a fragrance, not just a description of its notes.

Best books about perfume This book is a great reference for perfumes, aromatherapy and essential oil. Perfume Legends II is a collector edition book. Michael Edwards in the perfume world is well known, and he is a Perfume Insider Legend himself. The book Perfume Legends is a very delicate work and obviously well researched and genuinely thought reading.

Last few years every time I see Michael he has a new update on the book. I have spent hours listening to him and always left wanting more. He has now granted my wish by publishing “Perfume Legends II”. Michael Edwards If you are wondering where “Perfume Legends I” is you missed it, most likely.

Mr Edwards published the first edition in It came out right as the independent niche perfume trends were. Edwards is the author of both Fragrances of the World and Perfume Legends: French Feminine Fragrances, the cult book and collectors item that opened up the secret world of perfume.

Perfumers spoke openly about their creations and the sources of their inspiration, for the very first time, because of his influence. Perfume Legends II by Michael Edwards ~ new perfume book. Posted by Robin on 12 September 19 Comments. Fragrance expert Michael Edwards has revised and updated his reference work Perfume Legends.

Perfume Legends II includes the original list of fragrances covering the period from to Every Man Wants To Look, Feel And Smell Great!!. Fragrances Under $ Gift dolce and gabbana light blue the best perfume to her on birthday 1 chapters — updated AM — 0 people liked it.

Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. Focusing on 45 fragrances, from Guerlain Jicky to Thierry Mugler Angel, this book provides information on the creators, including the perfumers and the couturiers to the bottle designers and the executives of the perfume houses.

Globally renowned as a perfume guru, Michael Edwards has dotted the “I”s and crossed the “T”s on a work of enticing stories about 52 fragrances that have changed the world of e Legends II French Feminine Fragrances is now off the presses published in a beautiful hardback book.Michael Edwards, the perfume experts' expert, brings you Fragrances of the World.

The fragrance indu See More. Community See All. 3, people like this. Thank you Sebastian of @lookfeelsmellgreat for your review videos (see Sebastian’s IG feed for links) of Perfume Legends II. We loved seeing you in Cannes and look forward to our next Followers: K.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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