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  • Paperback: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin (1 April 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0141041153
  • ISBN-13: 978-0141041155
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 1.7 x 19.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 390 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 3,587 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Patrick Süskind was born near Munich in 1949 and studied medieval and modern history at the University of Munich. His first play, The Double Bass, was written in 1980 and became an international success. His first novel, Perfume was also an internationally acclaimed bestseller and continues to be considered a classic.

He is also the author of The Pigeon and Mr. Summer's Story, and a coauthor of the enormously successful German television series Kir Royal. Patrick Süskind lives and writes in Munich.


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