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The Beloved Reflections on the Path of the Heart by Kahlil Gibran

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Published by White Cloud Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Religion,
  • Arabic Literature,
  • Philosophy,
  • Arabic,
  • African,
  • Buddhism - General,
  • General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Walbridge (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8700431M
ISBN 101883991056
ISBN 109781883991050
OCLC/WorldCa30623452

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