Aphrodite: a Memoir of the Senses

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The love of food and the food of love – all mixed together in Isabel Allende’s inimitable sensuous style.

A book Bacchus would have been proud of – bawdy, lurid, unfettered, Rabelaisian fun.

This book of recipes, sensuous stories, aphrodisiacs and lovers’ spells is an irresistible fusion of Allende’s favourite things.

Lavishly illustrated, this fascinating personal guide to all things erotic is an international history of seduction through food; ancient and modern stories and poems about sex and eating; titillating recipes and advice.

Learn how to organize an orgy.

Read the funniest, nastiest recipes you’ll ever see.

Enjoy a pleasure-seeker’s handbook; an epicurean’s manifesto.

Ai No Corrida for the reader.

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From an internationally acclaimed author, this is a magical, fascinating book exploring the intimate relationship between food and sex.

This book of recipes, sensuous stories, aphrodisiacs and lovers’ spells is an irresistible fusion of Allende’s favourite things. Lavishly illustrated, this fascinating, personal guide to all things erotic encompasses a multicultural history of seduction through food, ancient and modern stories and poems about sex and eating, titillating recipes and advice. Chapter titles include: Cooking in the Nude; The Spell of Smell; Death by Perfume; Table Manners; With the Tip of the Tongue; The Orgy; Sins of the Flesh; Love Potions, and Sauces and Other Essential Fluids.

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Encompassing a multicultural history of seduction through food, ancient and modern stories about sex and eating, titilating recipes and revelations of the author's own sensual desires, this text is a guide to all things erotic.

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