The Prophet

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Gibran’s protagonist, called ‘the Prophet’, delivers spiritual, yet practical, homilies on a wide variety of topics central to daily life: love, marriage and children; work and play; possessions, beauty, truth, joy and sorrow, death and more.

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First published in 1923, The Prophet is a collection of twenty-six poetic fables that centre around the prophet Al Mustafa, who, boarding a boat in the city of Orphalese, where he has lived for many years, prepares to sail home.On the voyage Al Mustafa is approached by a group of travellers, with whom he discusses deep topics – love, friendship, passion, pain, religion – and The Prophet becomes a manual and spiritual guide.This edition features the original illustrations prepared by the author, as well as an introduction by Dr Daniele Nunziata, which introduces the great work for a new generation.

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Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 cm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

128

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

811.52 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K

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