What an ideal Valentine's Day gift this would make! Every page breathes pure romance as it defines exactly what this thing is called love. Using no offensive or highly sexual material, it offers a revealing glimpse into courtship rituals and kissing in both real life and in the movies; marriage customs throughout the world; and aphrodisiacs and seduction. Find out why under the mistletoe has become the chosen place for a holiday smooch. Discover the health benefits of love. Meet the patron saints and deities of marriage and fertility—and the ones for resisting temptation—and learn about love potions and romantic astrology.