The Prophet (Hardcover)
Thought-provoking, comforting and wise, the simple truths of The Prophet remain compelling and rewarding to this day.
Part of the Macmillan Collector’s Library; a series of stunning, clothbound, pocket sized classics with gold foiled edges and ribbon markers. These beautiful books make perfect gifts or a treat for any book lover.
Utterly unique and beloved around the world, The Prophet is a collection of twenty-six poetic essays by the Lebanese artist, philosopher and writer Khalil Gibran. Telling the story of the prophet Al-Mustafa and his conversations with various acquaintances as he returns home after a long absence, the book touches on subjects of universal concern, including love, friendship, passion, pain, religion and freedom.
About the Author
Born in Lebanon in 1883, Kahlil Gibran came to New York in 1912 to pursue his writing and art. He is the beloved author of The Prophet, a book of art and essays that has shaped the spiritual lives of millions since it was first published. His work has been translated into more than 40 languages and sold over ten million copies.