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The Prophet Audiobook

The Prophet

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Publisher's Summary

Writer, artist and philosopher Kahlil Gibran considered The Prophet to be his greatest achievement. First published in 1923, this collection of poetic essays on life and the human condition has been translated into more than 20 languages, and has become one of the beloved classics of our time. Cherished by millions, the universally inspiring words of The Prophet are here magnificently read aloud.

©1923 Kahlil Gibran; (P)1951 Random House, Inc.

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    Nolan P. Clark 08-07-10

    Say something about yourself!

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    "Beautiful"

    The Prophet is Gibran???s masterpiece, a wonderful blending of timeless wisdom with beautiful poetry. I???ve read the book and have heard other audio versions, but this recording by the late Paul Sparer is without equal.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Gloria D Virginia Beach, VA, USA 12-28-07
    Gloria D Virginia Beach, VA, USA 12-28-07
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    "Prophetic prophet"

    I had a copy of this on cassete tape, loved to listen to it then and even more now, Ipod makes it so much easier to enjoy.. Inspiring to listen to in this format, as in its prior overly listened cassete format.. Enjoyed listening to it this morning at work before the day began.. Narrator, pleasant to hear,, and as always Khail Gibran a pleasure to visit again and again....

    6 of 7 people found this review helpful
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    Ray NSW Australia, Australia 04-14-08
    Ray NSW Australia, Australia 04-14-08
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    "Timeless Wisdom"

    This needs to be listened to many times as you will hear something new with every listen. Almost allows you to step out of life and be an observer. Very powerful, very thought provoking, very beautiful.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Dan Potomac, MD, United States 09-09-15
    Dan Potomac, MD, United States 09-09-15 Member Since 2012

    Reading is so fulfilling!

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    "classic poetry"

    always love hearing this poem. very hopeful and uplifting. i especially love the parts about love.

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    sandra 09-17-16
    sandra 09-17-16 Member Since 2016
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    "narrator is overly dramatic. great book."

    silly dramatic narrator . beautiful story. would recommend but with different narrator. listen first. thanks

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    Karksta Los Angeles, CA 09-01-16
    Karksta Los Angeles, CA 09-01-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Truly Inspirational"

    More beautiful and powerful than I could have imagined! I'm going to listen to this many, many times.

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    Desmond Hillsboro, OR, United States 07-27-16
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    "Explore the journey, immersion to deeper self!"

    Loved the visual styling of author, even 100+ years later guys words still stir the imagination taking the reader on a worth while exploration of self!

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    Karl 04-18-16
    Karl 04-18-16
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    "profoundly affected"

    Depths of my ocean unfathomable as myself God and man finally looked at the illusion for what it is. Unspeakable words dance within and mirrors without knowing that it is all me. Awaken!! All.. Awaken!!!

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    Shana Real 04-13-16
    Shana Real 04-13-16 Member Since 2013
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    "loved it"

    such a great reading. would most definitely recommend to others. hit on all elements of design

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    Amazon Customer 09-05-15 Member Since 2016
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    "One of life's must read books."

    Must have read it a thousand times! A guide to life, with words of wisdom on love, money, and more.

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    4/27/15
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    "Beautiful"

    This is my first foray into Khalil Gibran's work and l must admit that l am mersmerised and drawn in equal measure. This book and the narration is beautiful. I have listened to it twice already. Too many quotes and images for me to consider.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful

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