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Perfumes and their Preparation

by George William Askinson

The art of perfumery is a centuries-old tradition, and George William Askinson's Perfumes and their Preparation is a classic guide to the craft. Perfumes and their Preparation is a comprehensive and informative book on the art of perfumery. Askinson covers everything from the history of perfumery to the different types of perfume ingredients to the techniques of perfume making. The book is divided into three parts. The first part covers the history of perfumery, from its origins in ancient Egypt to its development in the modern world. The second part discusses the different types of perfume ingredients, including flowers, spices, woods, and essential oils. The third part covers the techniques of perfume making, from distillation to blending. Askinson's book is packed with information, but it is also easy to read and understand. He provides clear explanations of complex concepts, and he includes many practical tips for making your own perfumes. Perfumes and their Preparation is an essential resource for anyone interested in learning more about the art of perfumery. It is a book that will appeal to both beginners and experienced perfumers alike.

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English

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English

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1892

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