How did ancient Romans dressed themselves? How did they kiss? Did they arrive with red roses when meeting someone for the first time? What happened in the wedding night? What tricks did women use in order to seduce men? And how did they cheat? What were the preferred positions in bed? Were there luxury prostitutes, aphrodisiacs and sex toys? Did they wear linen? The answers of these and many more questions could be found between the covers of this book.
This is a book about the history and love. It makes us, driven by the strength of our curiosity, to delve into a distant and attractive world. Alberto Angela combines the skill of writing fiction with the accuracy of the historical research. What is his method? He is our guide.