In this new gift set from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, fragrance historian Edwin Morris traces perfume's story from its origins in Babylonia to the most recent global trends. Each page is illustrated with works of art from the Museum's collections. Included with the book are eight fine fragrances, specially blended by the world-famous perfumers of Givaudan Roure to capture the most influential scents in history: Frankincense, Rose, Jasmine-Sandalwood, Orange Blossom, Spice, Eau de Cologne, Millefieurs, and Sportif. -- ...

The Scents of Time 2000, Bulfinch Press

ISBN-13: 9780821226353