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About the Book

Kahlil Gibran’s masterpiece, The Prophet, is one of the most beloved classics of our time. Originally published in 1923; this book has been translated into more than twenty languages, and the American editions alone have sold more 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.

21 editions First published in 1972

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January 23, 2006, bnpublishing.com
The Prophet
Audio CD
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October 3, 2006, RH Audio
The Prophet
Audio CD in English - Unabridged edition
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October 2005, bnpublishing.com
The Prophet
Audio CD
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May 31, 2004, Kessinger Publishing
The Prophet
Paperback in English
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April 15, 2004, Pilgrims Publishing,India
The Prophet
Paperback - New Ed edition
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March 15, 2004, Hind Pocket Books,India
Prophet
Paperback
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November 30, 2003, Laurier Books Ltd.
The Prophet
Paperback - New edition
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April 14, 2003, Laurier Books Ltd. /AES
The Prophet
Paperback in English
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March 15, 2003, Full Circle Publishing Ltd
The Prophet
Paperback - New Ed edition
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February 2001, Oneworld Publications
The Prophet
Hardcover in English - Gift Ed edition
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March 2, 2001, Grange Books Ltd
The Prophet
Paperback - New Ed edition
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September 2000, Educa Books
The Prophet
Paperback
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2000, Alfred A. Knopf
The Prophet
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July 29, 1994, Senate Books
The Prophet
Paperback
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September 1991, Phoenix Press
The Prophet
Paperback in English - Lrg edition
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March 22, 1991, Arrow Books Ltd
The Prophet
Paperback - New Ed edition
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March 22, 1991, Arrow Books Ltd
The Prophet
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1991, Walker Large Print
The Prophet
Paperback
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1990, Knopf
The Prophet
Hardcover
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November 12, 1985, Random House Audio
The Prophet
in English
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November 6, 1972, William Heinemann Ltd
The Prophet

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July 16, 2018 Edited by Airbear9677 I added a description, the person (author) and the following tags: Religious, Spiritual, Inspirational, Poetry, Fairy tales,
February 3, 2018 Edited by Tom Morris merge authors
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