Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Kahlil Gibran (Illustrated)

Delphi Collected Poetical Works of Kahlil Gibran (Illustrated)

by Kahlil Gibran

Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe) Publication Date: 01/06/2017

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One of the bestselling writers of the twentieth century, Khalil Gibran was a Lebanese American poet, artist and essayist. His literary works are romantic in outlook and are largely inspired by the works of Francis Marrash, Friedrich Nietzsche and William Blake. His writings are renowned for their lyrical outpourings and deeply religious and mystic nature. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Gibran’s collected poetical works, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)


* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Gibran's life and works

* Concise introduction to Gibran’s life and poetical works

* Excellent formatting of the texts

* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the books

* Easily locate the texts you want to read

* Includes Gibran's play LAZARUS AND HIS BELOVED

* Features a selection of Gibran's paintings

* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and genres


Please note: translations of Gibran's early Arabic works are currently unavailable in the public domain and so cannot appear in this collection.


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CONTENTS:


The Life and Poetry of Kahlil Gibran

BRIEF INTRODUCTION: KAHLIL GIBRAN

THE MADMAN (1918)

THE FORERUNNER (1920)

THE PROPHET, (1923)

SAND AND FOAM (1926)

JESUS, THE SON OF MAN (1928)

THE EARTH GODS (1931)

THE WANDERER (1932)

THE GARDEN OF THE PROPHET (1933)


The Poems and Stories

LIST OF WORKS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER

LIST OF WORKS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER


The Play

LAZARUS AND HIS BELOVED


The Paintings

LIST OF PAINTINGS


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ISBN:
9781786562142
9781786562142
Category:
Poetry anthologies (various poets)
Format:
Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe)
Publication Date:
01-06-2017
Language:
English
Publisher:
Publishdrive
Kahlil Gibran

Poet, philosopher and artist, Kahlil Gibran was born in 1883 near Mount Lebanon, a region that has produced many prophets. His poetry has been translated into more than twenty languages. His drawings and paintings have been exhibited in the great capitals of the world and compared by Auguste Rodin to the work of William Blake. Kahlil Gibran died in 1931.

Poet, philosopher and artist, Kahlil Gibran was born near Mount Lebanon. The millions of Arabic-speaking peoples familiar with his writings in that language consider him the genius of his age, but his fame and influence spread far beyond the Near East. His poetry has been translated into more than twenty languages and his drawings and paintings have been exhibited all over the world.

His many works include The Prophet, his masterpiece of religious inspiration; The Garden of the Prophet; The Storm: Stories and Prose Poems; The Beloved: Reflections on the Path of the Heart; Jesus: The Son of Man; The Voice of Kahlil Gibran, an anthology of his writings; The Vision: Reflections on the Way of the Soul; and Spirit Brides. He was for many years the leader of a Lebanese literary circle in New York, where he died in 1931.

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