The Prophet

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Publisher Description

The Prophet is a book of 26 poetic essays written in English in 1923 by the Lebanese-American artist, philosopher and writer Khalil Gibran. In the book, the prophet Almustafa who has lived in the foreign city of Orphalese for 12 years is about to board a ship which will carry him home. He is stopped by a group of people, with whom he discusses many issues of life and the human condition. The book is divided into chapters dealing with love, marriage, children, giving, eating and drinking, work, joy and sorrow, houses, 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.

GENRE
Classics
NARRATOR
SM
Séan Murphy
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
01:20
hr min
RELEASED
2019
January 12
PUBLISHER
Oregan Publishing
SIZE
66.5
MB

Customer Reviews

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Timeless

I own several copies of The Prophet and have often gifted this book...and now, I own the audio and listen to it at least once a week.
Yes, it is ‘that’ good.

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