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Aphrodite

a memoir of the senses

by Isabel Allende

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by HarperPerennial in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aphrodisiacs,
  • Literary collections

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Afrodita.

    Other titlesMemoir of the senses
    StatementIsabel Allende ; drawings Robert Shekter ; recipes, Panchita Llona ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ8098.1.L54 A6713 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination315 p. :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24744777M
    ISBN 100060930179
    ISBN 109780060930172
    OCLC/WorldCa41378109

    * Aphrodite was born from the castrated genitals of the sky-god Ouranos when they were cast into the sea by his rebellious son Kronos. * Aphrodite competed with Hera and Athena for the prize of a golden apple addressed "to the fairest" cast amongst the goddesses at the wedding of Thetis. A personal ode to the pleasures of food and sex, Aphrodite celebrates the sensual life with joy and imagination. Allende’s exuberance, storytelling powers, and naughty sense of fun make this memoir an irresistible treat for the senses.

    If you have never gotten a massage before or if one is long overdue, book an appointment with Aphrodite Wellness at For more information on our massage packages, give us a call or visit us today. Take advantage of package discounts for frequent visits . APHRODITE AND ANCHISES The Homeric Hymn to Aphrodite tells how Zeus put into the heart of Aphrodite an overwhelming desire for the mortal Trojan ANCHISES [an-keye'seez]. Using all her wiles, Aphrodite seduced Anchises by tricking him into believing that she was a mortal. Discovering that he had slept with a goddess, he was terribly afraid that he would be enfeebled, “for no man retains his.

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