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Aphrodite: A Memoir of the Senses - Subjective List of Aphrodisiac Vegetables Summary & Analysis

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Subjective List of Aphrodisiac Vegetables Summary

This chapter is a list of vegetables that are widely considered aphrodisiac. The list is arranged alphabetically and contains information regarding the origin of each vegetable as well as the symbolism and reasoning behind its inclusion in this chapter.

Subjective List of Aphrodisiac Vegetables Analysis

Allende begins the chapter with an apology for any mistakes or omissions that might exist in this list. Information, though plentiful, is confusing at best, and at times downright contradictory.

This chapter leaves readers with the impression that the erotic qualities of vegetables rest largely in tradition and habit, not in actual scientific evidence.

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