Jean-Baptiste Grenouille: the protagonist

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille: applying for a job

Why has he become a murderer?

" Perfume has a power to persuade that is more convincing than words, than appearances, sentiment or willpower.
You cannot say no to the persuasive power of perfume..."
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Online resources about Patrick Süskind and his novel:

Reading guide

Das_Parfum

The novel