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An edition of O Alquimista (1988)

The Alchemist

a fable about following your dream

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This edition was published in by HarperPerennial in New York.

Written in English

167 pages

The Alchemist details the journey of a young Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago. Santiago, believing a recurring dream to be prophetic, decides to travel to the pyramids of Egypt to find treasure. On the way, he encounters love, danger, opportunity and disaster. One of the significant characters that he meets is an old king named Melchizedek who tells him that "When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it." This is the core philosophy and motif of the book.

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2010, HarperOne
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2009, Harper Collins
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May 01, 2008, Editorial Planeta, S.A.
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2008, Diogenes Verlag AG
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January 2007, J'Ai Lu
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April 10, 2007, Rayo
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April 10, 2007, Rayo
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2006, HarperSanFrancisco
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The Alchemist
2006, HarperSanFrancisco
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2005, HarperCollins
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2005, HarperCollins
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2003, Uitgevirij de Arbeiderspers
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2002, Editorial Planeta, S.A.
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December 17, 2002, Harper San Francisco
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2002, HarperSanFrancisco
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2002, HarperCollins Publishers
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The Alchemist
2002, HarperCollins Publishers
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2002, HarperCollins Publishers
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April 1, 2001, HarperAudio
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2001
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The Alchemist
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March 2000, Planeta
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March 2000, Planeta
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The Alchemist
August 7, 2000, Thorsons
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O alquimista
2000, Rocco
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L'Alchimiste
1999, J'ai lu
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Der Alchimist
January 1, 1999, Diogenes Verlag AG,Switzerland
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1999, Sant Jordi Asociados
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The Alchemist
1999, HarperCollinsPublishers
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1998, HarperFlamingo
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December 1998, Editions 84
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1998, HarperSanFrancisco
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1997, Shi bao wen hua chu ban qi yeh gu fen yu xian gong si
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December 1997, Planeta
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El alquimista
1997, Grijalbo Mondadori Sa
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1997, Planeta Pub Corp
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The Alchemist
1997, Thorsons
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1996, Círculo de Lectores
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El Alquimista
January 1996, Aims Intl Books Corp
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1996, Libane
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1996, Can Yayınları
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1995, Drzewo Babel
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1995, Drzewo Babel
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1995, G.K. Hall
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May 10, 1995, HarperSanFrancisco
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The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream
May 10, 1995, HarperSanFrancisco
in English
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The Alchemist
1995, Thorsons
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O Alquimista
1995, Rocco
in Portuguese
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l'Alchimiste
1994, Diffusion Hachette
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L'alchimiste
1994, Anne Carrière
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El alquimista: una fàbula para seguir tus sueños
1994, HarperSanFrancisco
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The Alchemist
1994, HarperSanFrancisco
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The Alchemist
1994, HarperSanFrancisco
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1994, Editions Anne Carrière
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1994, Uitgeverij De Arbeiderspers
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The Alchemist: A Fable about Following Your Dream
1993, HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited
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The Alchemist: A Fable about Following Your Dream
1993, HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited
in English
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1993, HarperCollins
in English
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The Alchemist: a fable about following your dream
1993, HarperPerennial
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O alquimista
1991, Pergaminho
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O alquimista
1991, Rocco
in Portuguese
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El alquimista
1990, Ediciones Obelisco
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L'alchimiste
1988
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The Alchemist
1988, harpercolllins
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The Alchemist
1988, Harper collins
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The Alchemist
1988, HarperCollins
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The Alchemist
1988, HarperTorch
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The Alchemist
1988, harpercolllins
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O Alquimista

First published in 1988



Work Description

The Alchemist details the journey of a young Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago. Santiago, believing a recurring dream to be prophetic, decides to travel to the pyramids of Egypt to find treasure. On the way, he encounters love, danger, opportunity and disaster. One of the significant characters that he meets is an old king named Melchizedek who tells him that "When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it." This is the core philosophy and motif of the book.

The Alchemist

a fable about following your dream

This edition was published in by HarperPerennial in New York.


Edition Notes

Translation Of
O Alquimista
Translated From
Portuguese

Classifications

Library of Congress
PQ9698.13.O3546 A4513 1998b

Contributors

Translator
Alan R. Clarke

The Physical Object

Pagination
167 p. ;
Number of pages
167

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24937128M
Internet Archive
alchemistfableab00coel
ISBN 10
0062502174
ISBN 13
9780062502179
LC Control Number
92056413, 2003276041
OCLC/WorldCat
228441759

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