The Prophet

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Martino Publishing, 2010 - Poetry - 122 pages
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2010 Reprint of 1926 London Edition. Khalil Gibran [1887 - April 10, 1931] also known as Kahlil Gibran, was a Lebanese American artist, poet, and writer. Born in the town of Bsharri in modern-day Lebanon he immigrated when young with his family to the United States where he studied art and began his literary career. He is chiefly known in the English speaking world for his 1923 book The Prophet, a series of philosophical essays written in English prose. An early example of Inspirational fiction, the book sold well despite a cool critical reception, and became extremely popular in the 1960s counterculture. Gibran is the third best-selling poet of all time, behind Shakespeare and Lao-Tzu.

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I had to read the book twice to grasp the meaning of some of the episodes. Book per se is quite good but after finishing it, I didn't feel like the book touched me. The stories and setting was pretty ... Read full review

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Beautifully written. Love is all he wants to be everywhere. Read full review

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Contents

CHEMISTRY IN Fmmcs I 1600 TO 1700
1
CHEMISTRY IN Fumes III 1750 TO 1800
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Hams mo BLACK
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Born in Lebanon, but moved to America in 1895.

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