Book: Perfumes: The Guide (Luca Turin and Tania Sanchez)

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3.4

26 reviews

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2 months ago

I have the original hard copy of this book, the later updated soft cover copy, the kindle version of the 2018 guide, and I've just ordered a hard copy of the 2018 guide. The original hard copy and...

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Age36-43

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5.0
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5 years ago

Love this book! Their reviews are subjective ofcourse but I still agree with most of them except for Luca's love of Beyond Paradise....

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Age25-29

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5.0
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7 years ago

Oh how I love this book.....I read and re-read it so many times when I discovered that there were other people In the world who were crazy about perfume! I swear I know it off by heart and some of...

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Age56 & Over

SkinNormal, Olive

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3.0
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8 years ago

Yes I'd buy it again but it must be improved. On the overall I find the book quite interesting and I'm happy I bought it. But it's not quite as complete and pertinent as I thought it'd be. I enjoy...

About reviewer (75 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Cool

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesGreen


5.0
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8 years ago

This book is useful as a guide - as it says. The reviews are based on the perceptions and opinions of the authors which can be frustrating to some people. Scent is very subjective. The book has...

About reviewer (31 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairOther, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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9 years ago

I think the negative reviews on this book come from either people who are upset because they are madly in love with a fragrance that the authors describe as "cat piss" (or worse) or because they...

About reviewer (602 reviews)

Age56 & Over

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5.0
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10 years ago

I have both versions of this book, I used to take the hardcover (all white cover with blue perfume bottle on the front) out of the library constantly and post it note the hell out of it, then renew...

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Age44-55

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5.0
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10 years ago

This is a wonderfully fun and witty book full of opinions and ideas. The responsibility of interprepating the reviews and ideas is soley on the reader. I appreciate this as another opportunity to...

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Age36-43

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5.0
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10 years ago

I love the critical comments in this book. Like being on MUA, it's a great place to gather negative and positive comments about something you are considering to buy. I've used it to short list...

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Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

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5.0
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10 years ago

Well written and a great resource. I admit, Mr. Turin and Ms. Sanchez and I must have similar tastes in perfume, because they gave many of my favorites 5 stars. However, agreed or not, I...

About reviewer (161 reviews)

Age44-55

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2 months ago

I have the original hard copy of this book, the later updated soft cover copy, the kindle version of the 2018 guide, and I've just ordered a hard copy of the 2018 guide. The original hard copy and...

About reviewer (673 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinSensitive, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen



5.0
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5 years ago

Love this book! Their reviews are subjective ofcourse but I still agree with most of them except for Luca's love of Beyond Paradise....

About reviewer (118 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinVery Dry, Dark, Warm

HairBlack, Kinky, Fine

EyesBlack


5.0
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7 years ago

Oh how I love this book.....I read and re-read it so many times when I discovered that there were other people In the world who were crazy about perfume! I swear I know it off by heart and some of...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinNormal, Olive

HairGrey

EyesBrown


3.0
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8 years ago

Yes I'd buy it again but it must be improved. On the overall I find the book quite interesting and I'm happy I bought it. But it's not quite as complete and pertinent as I thought it'd be. I enjoy...

About reviewer (75 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Cool

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesGreen


5.0
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8 years ago

This book is useful as a guide - as it says. The reviews are based on the perceptions and opinions of the authors which can be frustrating to some people. Scent is very subjective. The book has...

About reviewer (31 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairOther, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown




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