A Second Treasury of Kahlil Gibran by Kahlil Gibran,Anthony R. Ferris

By Kahlil Gibran,Anthony R. Ferris

Works on pleasure and sorrow, lifestyles and love, through Kahlil Gibran, essentially the most celebrated glossy philosophers

In this fabulous quantity, Gibran’s writings were translated from their local Arabic to English by means of Anthony Rizcallah Ferris. the gathering contains The damaged Wings, an exquisitely gentle, poetic love tale; The Voice of the Master, a impressive examine of lifestyles; and Thoughts and Meditations, containing Gibran’s religious message to the area. every one paintings, studded with gemstones of knowledge and fact, provides as much as a hot, energetic, and philosophical portrait of 1 of the 20th century’s maximum poetic masters.

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