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Book Read Online The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran

Book Read Online The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran

The Prophet

Kahlil Gibran s masterpiece, The Prophet, is one of the most beloved classics of our time Published in 1923, it has been translated into than twenty languages, and the American editions alone have sold than nine million copies.The Prophet is a collection of poetic essays that are philosophical, spiritual, and, above all, inspirational Gibran s musings are divid Kahlil Gibran s masterpiece, The Prophet, is one of the most beloved classics of our time Published in 1923, it has been translated into than twenty languages, and the American editions alone have sold than nine million copies.The Prophet is a collection of poetic essays that are philosophical, spiritual, and, above all, inspirational Gibran s musings are divided into twenty eight chapters covering such sprawling topics as love, marriage, children, giving, eating and drinking, work, joy and sorrow, housing, clothes, buying and selling, crime and punishment, laws, freedom, reason and passion, pain, self knowledge, teaching, friendship, talking, time, good and evil, prayer, pleasure, beauty, religion, and death.Each essay reveals deep insights into the impulses of the human heart and mind The Chicago Post said of The Prophet Cadenced and vibrant with feeling, the words of Kahlil Gibran bring to one s ears the majestic rhythm of Ecclesiastes If there is a man or woman who can read this book without a quiet acceptance of a great man s philosophy and a singing in the heart as of music born within, that man or woman is indeed dead to life and truth With twelve full page drawings by Gibran, this beautiful work makes an incredible gift for anyone seeking enlightenment and inspiration

Title : The Prophet
Author :  Kahlil Gibran
Language : English
Isbn : 0394404289
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 96 pages

Rating: 4.1

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