About the Book"A masterpiece." -- Independent. Twenty-six fables, beautifully rendered in prose poetry, express timeless wisdom on the subjects of love, marriage, faith, birth, friendship, loss, sorrow, and the joys of daily life.
Book Synopsis"A masterpiece." -- Independent"And let today embrace the past with remembrance and the future with longing."
From the Back Cover"A masterpiece." -- Independent
About the AuthorThe Lebanese-American artist, poet, and author Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931) combined beauty and spirituality in philosophy, and his writings remain a staple of wedding and graduation rituals. His first and best-known work, The Prophet, achieved a lasting popularity in the 1960s as a countercultural guide; available in 40 languages, it has never gone out of print.